1. Can’t make it to the GIE+EXPO 2017?
    LawnSite brings the trade show floor to your fingertips with our new GIE+EXPO 2017 Sneak Peek video series debuting now in the Lawn Mowing forum.

    Dismiss Notice

Outboard motor gas tank for genarator

Discussion in 'Mechanic and Repair' started by desert rose gardening, Nov 14, 2011.

  1. BigFish

    BigFish LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,068

    Yeah, it will work. As mentioned, ya gotta mount it higher than the carb, if no fuel pump.
    And ya gotta get a siphon started, one way is to pressurize the tank slightly by blowing into the fill cap manually. You should crack the bowl nut or open the bowl drain to verify fuel flow.
     
  2. dboyd351

    dboyd351 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,124

    Good tip. Thanks!
     

Share This Page