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Do some cars have siphon bloks The siphon does not seem to reach the gas Is there a kind of screen or block in some cars that prevents the siphon from reaching the gas i.e. 1990 and 1996 Lincoln?
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
Do some cars have siphon blocks The siphon does not seem to reach the gas Is there a kind of screen or block in some cars that prevents the siphon from reaching the gas if so how do you siphon it i.e?
There is sometimes a mesh type of anti syphon filter deep down in the tank where you normally couldn't reach it. You might damage the filling pipe and cause leaking gas if you try to remove it or break it. These are put there for obvious reasons. Some older cars eg 1970s can be drained from underneath by undoing the plug if you are wrecking your vehicle and want to prevent a fire hazard ...
Asked in Fuel and Fuel Intake, Fuel Filters, Fuel Pumps
How do you remove gas from a gas tank?
The easiest was is to drive the car until it runs out of gas. But a siphon is much faster...however some vehicles are designed with a steel mesh screen inside the filler hose which prevents siphoning... ...
Asked in Chevy Lumina
Does the 95 lumina have anything in the way of being able to siphon the tank?
Yes, a check valve that prevents the fuel from flowing back out in the event of a roll over. ...
Asked in Plumbing
What is an anti syphon-valve?
An anti-siphon (or, anti-syphon) valve is a device that prevents liquid from returning to the line from which it came if a siphon action occurs. An anti-siphon device is frequently required on outdoor irrigation systems to prevent possibly contaminated water to be drawn back into the water supply lines if water pressure decreases in the water supply line. An anti-siphon device is not the same as a check valve. A check valve allows flow in only one direction, and requires pressure to function....
Asked in Fuel Pumps, Dodge Caravan, Dodge Grand Caravan
How do you siphon gas out of your 1998 dodge caravan it has an internal fuel pump?
There is an anti-siphon valve in the filler neck. You can not siphon.
Asked in Dodge Grand Caravan
How can you siphon gas out of a 2000 dodge caravan?
You can't. There is an anti-siphon ball in the filler neck. You can't. There is an anti-siphon ball in the filler neck. ...