How to Repair Gas Tank?
It is difficult for a leaking gas tank to go unnoticed. Not only can it cause a loss of fuel but it is also a potential fire hazard in the making. As soon as you notice or suspect a tank leak, it is essential that you go for a repair as soon as possible. Here is how you can fix small holes in car and motorcycle gas tanks, as well as plastic tanks. Car Gas Tank Repair The things you will need for car gas tank repair are the following: • Lacquer or acetone thinner • Duct tape or masking material • Epoxy sealer • Putty • Plastic container • Rubber bands • Plastic wrapping • Knife First part of car gas tank repair is removing the gas tank and draining all the gasoline fuel out of it. To get the tank thoroughly cleaned of any remaining fuel, add a pint of acetone or lacquer thinner. Then you must rotate the gas tank to make sure that all inside parts of the tank are cleaned with acetone. Once you have thoroughly rinsed the tank, you can dispose the fluid inside and let the tank dry for a wh