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How to drain gas tank on a 2002 blazer?

Contaminants in the fuel needs to be drained.

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SOURCE: 2002 chevy blazer fuel pump (4 door)

yes you have to drop the tank. you will also need a fuel line tool to unhook the fuel lines. before you drop the tank see if tou can reach and wiggle the electrical connection on the top of the tank. these pumps have a pigtail issue. please rate

Posted on Dec 08, 2008

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SOURCE: Contaminated fuel

Your best bet is to contact the station where the fuel was purchaced and demand that they pay to have the tank removed and cleaned.Plus ,gasoline can cause internal (diesel) engine damage. The engine should also be tested for damage,especially with regard to cylinder compression pressure.
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Posted on Dec 09, 2008

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You need to use a small garden hose and keep twisting it an it will go. The problem is there are baffels in the tank that you got to get around use a little patence and it will go, the smaller the hose the better. If you still can't get it you may have to for go getting the gas out and try to balance it on a floor jack. If you elect to do it that way get some help as it will be heavy and ackward.

Posted on Mar 10, 2009

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SOURCE: NEED TO DRAIN GAS TANK

you could try to siphon the gas out with a hose. careful, though, gas can be harmful or fatal if swallowed.

Posted on May 17, 2009

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SOURCE: I need to drain gas from fuel tank

try using a sypion hose or a small hand fuel pump to get it all out

Posted on Jul 04, 2009

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