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rusted out gas tank 2002

Posted By: coup

rusted out gas tank 2002 - 09/09/13 07:50 PM

soldered one hole,then found 4 or so more,,figure time for a tank....called about a junked one....
if have to go new wondered how i was suppose to get old one(fuel pump) out of tank....i have the tank off.....not sure what the
type of screws is,,guess if went new i would have to take out the other two things in tank also....what holds the fuel pump and other things in and best way to get them out for reuse.??
Posted By: coup

Re: rusted out gas tank 2002 - 09/10/13 08:12 PM

has no one ever put in a new fuel pump or took one out...
Posted By: coup

Re: rusted out gas tank 2002 - 09/11/13 12:29 AM

bought a junk one,,,breathers are differant but will make work.
Posted By: coup

Re: rusted out gas tank 2002 - 09/12/13 01:26 AM

installed took for ever by myself.....only had about 3 gallon,,didn't start but will try again tomorrow after pouring in another 5 gallon...
Posted By: Dryver

Re: rusted out gas tank 2002 - 09/12/13 06:32 PM

Hadn't been on for several days and just saw your post. I had to replace my gas tank, but the screws securing the fuel pump were severely rusted. I just ground the heads off of them so that I could pull the fuel pump and used new screws to put it on the new tank.
Posted By: coup

Re: rusted out gas tank 2002 - 09/12/13 09:20 PM

thanks,,,,i saw the screws on the newer tank,,,,,got sporty started but had a severe leak....has to be one of the lines or the breather's that i rigged....have to wait ,till i have someone else to start and shut er off,,to see which ones...
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