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    A distinctive feature of the Model A is the gas tank location and gravity feed system. Any ideas on what prompted this arrangement? And did any other car makers use a similar arrangement?

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    Yes, the gravity feed kept the fuel system simple by eliminating any need for a fuel pump.
    Henry's idea was to keep it simple and reliable.
    Case is just one of the other cars to use gravity feed.


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