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Old 09-27-2012, 02:29 PM   #1
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changing fuel pump...

So tomorrow I am going to be changing my fuel pump, because of volume issues... While I have the gas tank down I want to flush it...

Has anybody done this and what did you use to flush it out???
Thx in advance for any helpful insight....

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Old 09-27-2012, 02:35 PM   #2
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Unless you've been filling your tank with unfiltered third-world gasoline, I can't imagine it needs to be flushed out. At the most, maybe swish the the small amount of gasoline remaining in your tank around and dump it out into a suitable container.

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Old 09-27-2012, 02:50 PM   #3
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That's kinda what I was thinking too... Just wondering if anybody has used anything....
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Old 09-27-2012, 03:13 PM   #4
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You can easily peer into the tank when the pump assembly is removed. It is easy to get your arm into it and use a paper towel to wipe it up some should it be necessary. Hopefully nobody has put some special "fuel additives" into your tank. I use a locking cap to avoid such miscreant activities!
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