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How do i remove a fuel tank

I had accidently put diesel instead of unleaded petrol into the tank. I need to remove the tank in order to effectively drain out all the diesel.

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Ha ha you joking me here ,remove the tank ?? where have you been reading this brown stuff from cows ,right heres what us pros do --- find the live wire to the pump in the tank ,lift the back seat and their will be four wires to teh sender unit ,the two thicker wires are the pump ,one feed and one ground ,use a meter to find the feed wire .Then push apin through the wire ,now disconnect the fuel feed to the injector rail on the engine and fit a pipe on it into a can or two .now with a spare wire from the pos on the battery connect it to teh pin in the feed wire to the pump ,---5/7 mins later all the fuel is out the tank -- just like magic then stick 5 litres of fresh petrol in ,start engine and go to garage and fill up ,all sorted .If you have one of them fancy fuel rail /pipe connectors cut a piece of plastic from a fly spray can top and slide this up the connection to disconnect it .Right now what elses do you need to know ,or the cheap way to sort something out .

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