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Ford telstar 96

My ford broke down and it had half a tank of gas and with the rising price of petrol i want to get the gas out somehow....i tried syphoning and ended up geting really high :p so i was wondering if i could somehow unplug something at the bottem of the gas tank to dran it into a gas can? your help is much appreciated- charleen new zealand

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  • kiwi_gal Aug 09, 2008

    um thankyou so much where are all those things i have no clue an do you have to turn the car on to power it? because it has a blown head gaskit thank you for replying!!

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I'd unbolt or unplug a line going into the fuel filter or into the engine and take it from there. You'd have to power the fuel pump though to make it squirt. Some cars have a test plug right in the engine compartment that if grounded or has power applied to it, it will energize the fuel pump.

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