If I'm check my fuel pump n have to hit the gas tank, what would I hit the gas tank with? not guna lie I'm scared it will blow up

Asked by Apr 10, 2015 at 07:26 PM about the 1998 Jeep Cherokee

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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It won't blow up, if you have to hit it use a rubber mallet.

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Your gas tank won't blow up. There's no oxygen in there. For an explosion to happen you need oxygen. Do as Camarocollector said. You'll be fine. HTH. -Jim

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