Mechanics

FUEL TANK

1999 Nissan Patrol/Safari

Engine Mechanical problem
1999 Nissan Patrol/Safari 6 cyl Four Wheel Drive Automatic 189000 miles

Hi I was transferring some unleaded fuel from one car to another using the plastic pump and when it came time to pull the pump out it got stuck and my partner tried to pull the bit off plastic out that had got stuck but a small amount fell in to the tank and we are both sooooo scared that something bad will happen we dont know what to do and we are just woundering if someone could please lat us know what to do and if this is major thanks just so scared.
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Tamar69justin
August 8, 2010.



The bit of plastic in the tank will not harm your car. The fuel intake pipe in the tank has a filter that will prevent the plastic from getting into the fuel line. If you are still scared, you can bring down and clean inside the tank.

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Iorkamave
Sep 16, 2010.