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Old 02 Jan 2012, 09:40 pm
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Is there anyting that I can put into the gas to disolve the salt?, the tank has been cleand out, twice, few injectors replaced....What would my best corse of action be???
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Old 02 Jan 2012, 10:14 pm
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Default Re: What can I do after someone put salt in a gas tank?

I'd say, find out who put the salt in and kick is @$$. Then let the idiot vacuum out your tank, clear out your pump, etc. I've never heard of that happening before, not sure what to do to fix that. I'd say pull the tank and flush it and the pump, then push some air through all the fuel lines to see if you can blow out anything left in them. Wow, that's gotta suck!
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Old 02 Jan 2012, 10:51 pm
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Default Re: What can I do after someone put salt in a gas tank?

shoot him in the head opps sorry did i say that out loude i dont knwo but id sure be torked
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