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WE NEED TO REMOVE AND REPLACE THE GAS TANK. HOW DO WE REMOVE IT.

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For the pre caution of that wussie from earlier, just go buy the repair manual chilton from your local parts store. In that repair manual it will tell you step by step how to remove it. I removed mine the other day. It's easy 4 bolts and dis connect all electrical and fuel lines take pictures so you know where everything goes when replacing tank.

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  • geoff hunter Nov 20, 2010

    i guess you smoke as well.

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    Jonathan Mills Nov 20, 2010

    Actual I don't but I have the same vehicle and I am going to remove the tank today, You must hate your job

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    Jonathan Mills Nov 20, 2010

    I have removed tanks before, you can expect some fuel, mine is empty anyways cause it's leaking. Take pre caution like clothes you do not want any more, long sleeves, gloves, eye glasses, kitty litter, cardboard for under the car etc. If your afraid get a chilton other wise take care, dis connect it and get er done. Do not take advice from people who are afraid to get under the hood.

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Sorry to say this but.THIS IS ONE JOB THAT I WILL NOT ANSWER.THE TANK IS A BOMB.AND UNLESS SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS ARE TAKEN, COULD WIPE OUT YOUR HOME.THIS IS A JOB FOR YOUR LOCAL GARAGE,LET THEM TAKE THE RISK..in the UK it is against the law to do such a job anywhere not licenced to handle fuel...
if i hear a bang,i will guess you did the job yourself.....

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  • geoff hunter Nov 20, 2010

    not affraid of getting smelly,but IN Europe,taking the fuel tank down is ILLEGAL.(REALLY).
    unless you have a licence for handling volatile fuels........

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