Draining Gas Tank?



Ham

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Want to get my tank painted and want to know the best way to drain all the gas out of the tank.
 

SS14PSI

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Prop the front of the tank up with the prop rod. Disconnect the fuel line at the metal fuel rail. Turn the key on and use the on/off switch to cycle the pump for a few seconds as you drain the gas into a gas can. Turn the switch off, then on again until the tank is empty. I've done this for years to flush out the MR 12 fuel after a race. Works great.
 
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fxrsyd

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I propped up the gas tank & attached an external fuel pump & siphoned all the gas out.
Clarification. It's a universal fuel pump (had it in my tool box & attached it to my car battery so it wouldn't drain my busa battery).
 

Getn off

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U can buy a cheap manual transfer pump and pull it out. I have one that I use to pull oil out of my mowers because the drain is in the wrong fn place!
Troy
 


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