[Vwdiesel] Cleaning dirty diesel tanks . ( Jon's for now but lots to come )

H .Hagar h_hagar at prcn.org
Tue May 27 18:04:21 EDT 2003

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Well JON    yes you may be crazy like Mark Shepherd or stupid like me,  but=
 the tank will be clean.  Try to imagine how many tanks I cleaned in the la=
st  50 years. Outboards .Motorcycles,Lawnmowers outboards etc. The worst on=
es were two cycle ones.The finest (economy) cleaner for steel tanks ?? Pota=
ssium or Sodium  hydroxide flakes in water.Second (the one I use these day'=
s ) TSP  as strong and warm as you can make it.  Now if I was in your shoes=
 --I would sneak out in the bathroom and borrow that hairdryer.for the dryi=
ng part.     Did you ever use Veggies in that tank ?   let me use the occas=
ion to warn the veggie waste oil fellows that they should look at a few dee=
pfryers and frying pans. ---Under Dieselfuel 101 I mentione that I would de=
al with  Canola oil and the like seperately ---for good reasons.   GUM and =
Varnish. Besides I need more experience  before , I tell the others how to =
do it.    Hagar.

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