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post #1 of 5 Old 04-12-2019, 08:30 PM Thread Starter
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anyone help me on the gas tank vent tube- Rebel

I had some chain in the tank to clean it out, and some got stuck- around that vent tube. Didnt think it would matter but it rattles! My GUESS is that fume vent tube that exits under the center/bottom of the tank MUST run up very close to the filler cap- which is also shrouded inside the tank by what must be Hondas anti splash tube. SOmeone mentioned a bore scope that I dont have, any other suggestions?

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post #2 of 5 Old 04-12-2019, 10:48 PM
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use an inspection mirror with a flashlight to see what you're dealing with. then get creative with some threaded dowel.

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post #3 of 5 Old 04-12-2019, 10:52 PM Thread Starter
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thanks, was hoping someone has opened one of these tanks and could give me a clue where a link may have slipped over the tube= will try the mirror though................

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post #4 of 5 Old 04-12-2019, 11:03 PM
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Have you tried a magnetic pick up tool with a flexible handle? or

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cheap $4 plastic dental mirror in the toothbrush aisle of walmart

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