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Re: Contaminated gas tanks
When the tank on my ex-Toyota pick up died my mechanic sent it to
a place who simply converts it to fiber glass with a life time warranty.
You might have some such service. The transformation cost me about $100.
1988 5000CSTQ, running great after hitting red line
On Mon, 9 Jun 1997, Steven Buchholz wrote:
> I looked inside the gas tank on the '78 Audi Fox last night and noticed
> what looked like a lot of rust sitting on the bottom of the tank. I was
> wondering what I could/should do to remedy the situation. I doubt it
> would be possible to find a replacement tank for such an old car, and
> I've even kicked around the idea of getting rid of the "drop in" tank
> and replacing it with one from a newer 4k that sits between the rear
> wheels and behind the back seat. I realize that is folly for such an
> old and worthless car, so I figured I'd see what I can do with the exis-
> ting tank. After I drain the tank are there products that can clean the
> loose corrosion out?
> San Jose, CA (USA)