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Old 10-31-2005, 05:00 PM   #11
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Originally Posted by Red97
yeh im a hard core shoe goo user and jb weld, but will they hold up against the fuel?
i ran aboot 10 tanks through the shoe-goo before i replaced it and it is still holding up lol
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Old 10-31-2005, 05:21 PM   #12
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there is this stuff called Automotive Goop... its basically like shoe goo but stronger and its not effected by heat, fuel, or oil... really good stuff
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Old 10-31-2005, 05:38 PM   #13
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I watched a car catch on fire at the brick. It wasnt pretty.

NEVER EVER EVER EVER repair a gas tank. They're cheap as ----. Replace it and ensure theres no leaks that could burn your car or something else to the ground.
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good advice Gump. Why waste a $500 rc over a $15 gas tank?
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yeh actually goop is what i use, i used a heat iron fron a wood burning kit and melted it back together and then jb welded it and then braced all the tank saports so theres no flexing.
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