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Draining fuel tank

Our diesel had 220 miles left of diesel in the tank, then my husband filled up with unleaded. Drove 2 miles and she stopped. Have syphoned out half a tank full, but can't seem to find a way to the fuel tank to remove rest. Advice on how we can overcome this, issues arising, etc. all help gratfully received.

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My son in law had exactly the same problem, he called out his roadside assistance, what the did was to take him to a garage, they used a small pump with a pipe to get down into his fuel tank thro' the filler, pumped it all out and refilled with diesel, they may also have changed his fuel filter, no problem. jonbangor

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