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any ideas for a quick gas tank fix

Discussion in 'The Hokey Ass Message Board' started by 52style, Aug 16, 2009.

  1. 52style
    Joined: Mar 22, 2009
    Posts: 326

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    my tank just sprung a pinhole leak i got things to do rightnow no time to drop the tank


    anyone have a quick home remedy to stop the leak in the mean time ??
     
  2. Da Tinman
    Joined: Dec 29, 2005
    Posts: 4,226

    Da Tinman
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    sheetmetal screw and jb weld
     
  3. carcrazyjohn
    Joined: Apr 16, 2008
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    from trevose pa

  4. roughneck424
    Joined: Jan 10, 2009
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    fiberglass patch
     

  5. pecker head
    Joined: Nov 8, 2006
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    gas tank repair kit at Autozone or Oreileys .
     
  6. MrkCat37
    Joined: Jan 15, 2009
    Posts: 62

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    Bar of soap. Rub it on the leak. Not good for longterm fix but it'll get you home in a pinch.
     
  7. 52style
    Joined: Mar 22, 2009
    Posts: 326

    52style
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    thanks for the advise anyway used sheetmetal screw and jb weld worked great

    i did the tank last week with mutratric acid worked great today i see a little drip rub my finger across the drip it becomes a gusher

    well thanks you all are great to have around in a panic
     

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