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Water in fuel tank

(1990 Ford Taurus)
in Apache Junction, AZ on October 27, 2009
Some one filled my gas tank with water i pumped it all out and bled the fuel system car stll wont start
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on October 28, 2009
It might had damage the fuel pump or you may need to clean your fuel injectors does the fuel pump, pumps out fuel?
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on October 28, 2009
It might had damage the fuel pump or you may need to clean your fuel injectors does the fuel pump, pumps out fuel?
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on June 11, 2010
i have always been told that rubbing alcohol, 180 proof vodka, and wd 40 will dry out all of the water in the tank plus all three are flammable as gas so it will burn out. you dont have to put all of them in you can just choose one.
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on June 11, 2010
You can try to get a few cans of dry gas, maybe about a gallons worth and put it in the tank. You might get luck and dry out that water.
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