How do you fix a leaking gas tank?


Permatex is a company that sells a kit to help fix a leaking gas tank. The kit costs between $10 and $20 and can be purchased at any auto repair shops, hardware sores, and home improvement stores. You can also hire someone else to do the repair for you for around $100. You will need to make sure you have a car jack and someone to help you out before trying to do the repair.
Q&A Related to "How do you fix a leaking gas tank?"
1. Drain any remaining fuel out of the gas tank. If possible, allow the car to run until there's less than a gallon in the tank. Remove the gas line from the tank with an open-end
Gas tank leak repair at Canadian tire or replace it,replacement is the best choice if you're keeping the car.
Not a whole lot of things would work. Gaskets and rubber would melt away over time. A plastic or fiber glass patch kit would possibly work, or going to a junk yard and getting another
I have fixed them with high grade epoxy and then fiber glassed over it
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Fixing Gas Tank Leaks
A fuel leak from a gas tank can not only be costly but can be very dangerous if the leak were to catch on fire. Several things can cause a gas leak including rusting of the straps holding the tank, physical damage and old age. Knowing how to fix a gas... More »
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