Question by  Satish78 (-4)

Is it possible to perform plastic fuel tank repair?


Answer by  mannersandsuch (1796)

I would caution against this. Because of the nature of the fuel tank one that you have repaired will always have a weak spot that risks leaking. Its critical for your safely that this not happen. Look into replacing the fuel tank.


Answer by  Prospera (32)

Yes it is possible to perform plastic fuel tank repair. There are 2 part polymers that bond well to plastic and clays that can be used to fill in cracks. There are many solutions to repairing plastic fuel tanks, they simply require an innovative mind to pursue them.


Answer by  marcietteyahoofr (49)

It can be with empty tank. Cut few pieces of plastic from the fuel tank using wire cutters. Heat edges with a heat gun.Use hot knife and smooth softened plastic.


Answer by  Fritz (608)

It is possible to repair a plastic fuel tank, but call your local auto mechanic to make sure what the right materials it is you should use.


Answer by  maber (1427)

Not really. You would not have to worry about the gas getting out as much as the gas vapors being able to escape and cause something to catch on fire or explode. If you have a plastic tank that needs to be repaired, you should just buy a new one.

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