Isn't good for your car to always have the gas tank over half?

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  1. Hateman

    Hateman Well-Known Member Banned User

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    I was always told that it's better that way so rust doesn't build up in it.
     
  2. Gitfiddle

    Gitfiddle Live Deliciously

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    Aren't gas tanks made of plastic?
     
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    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    It helps keeps the fuel pump cool.
     
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  4. HelloCleveland!

    HelloCleveland! Well-Known Member

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    I never let my tank drop below 7/8 full. On long trips, I fill up at every exit.
     
  5. Hateman

    Hateman Well-Known Member Banned User

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    O.C.D.
     
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    HelloCleveland! Well-Known Member

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    Hey, you never know when you're going to come across one of those "next services 300 miles" signs.
     
  7. Satori Brah

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    I wait until it's almost completely empty. wgaf
     
  8. BrulesRules

    BrulesRules Just grab 'em in the biscuits Gold

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    if you masturbate too much you'll grow hair on your palms.
     
  9. P-B

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    Just like your brain. :c
     
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    I don't get it. srs
     
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  11. Hateman

    Hateman Well-Known Member Banned User

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    :jj:
     
  12. basketcase

    basketcase Pissed that Naz only has 2 legs

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    Make sure to turn off all accessories and a/c before turning your engine off. That way it'll save on your battery life when you go to crank it.
     
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    Mechanical fuel pumps run off the camshaft WGAF

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    In tank electric pumps get warm and need to be cooled by the fuel in tank to prevent premature wear.

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  14. Lemmy

    Lemmy Douchebag Extraordinaire Gold

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    That's great info!




















    Now can I get everyone with a car with a mechanical fuel pump to raise their hands please? Can anyone that knows which they have raise their hands please?



























    :eek:
     
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  15. gridman

    gridman Dancing Madly Backwards

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    Wtf kind of weird ass shit is this
     
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    Rod-Stroker Streptococcus Gingivitis Halllllllllllllitosis

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    Eat a bag of dick's Lemmy Douchebag Extraordinaire
     
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    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    :pickme:

    Tanked
     
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    P-B Honourary Canuck Gold

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    Superfluous apostrophe.
     
  19. Mr. Potato Head

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    Actually, with gps, you do. :smile:
     
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    remember when gas used to smell good