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90 Legacy SW has been sitting for two years with a 3/4 tank of gas. How do I drain the gas

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  • Nuke K Aug 16, 2008

    There are actually two 14mm bolts/drain plugs. I drained most of the gas, put in some injector cleaner and put in a couple of gallons of hightest. Jury is still out. Thanks

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There is no drain plug. you may have to drop the tank and tip it over to drain in to a tub.
or you can disconnect the fill tube from the tank it self from under the car and put a hose in it , and attach an electric fuel pump to it. pump it out that way.
you can get a cheap external pump from almost any parts store.

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