Re: rusty Puch gas tank

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> Jonathan Bennett Wrote:

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> Mine were nearly solid gunk up to the petcock hole. I soaked and rinsed

> and resoaked about three times before I broke out the cable.

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> Not sure how else I was going to get 40 years of sedimentary

> rock/sludge/gunk out of the bottom of the tank.

So was the magnum I did. It was over a week soaking in vinegar as everything in tank was solidified and the kids riding it were running fuel to motor from gas can on rear rack. How long did you soak before brushing? I never brushed. I did use ice cubes toward the end when rinsing out and shaking.

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