Toyota Corolla

1992-1998 of release

Repair and car operation

Toyota Corolla
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Systems of cooling, heating
- 5. Fuel, exhaust systems
   5.1. Specifications
   5.2. Order of performance of a decompression of fuel system
   5.3. Fuel pump and pressure of fuel
   5.4. Removal and installation of the fuel pump
   5.5. Fuel level sensor
   5.6. Gasoline pipe lines and joints
   5.7. Fuel tank
   5.8. Cleaning and repair of a fuel tank
   5.9. Air filter
   5.10. Cable of a drive of a butterfly valve
   5.11. System of electronic injection of fuel (EFI - system)
   5.12. Check and replacement of EFI units - systems
   5.13. Service of an exhaust system
+ 6. System of decrease in toxicity
+ 7. Transmissions
+ 8. Coupling and semi-axes
+ 9. Brake system
+ 10. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment

5.8. Cleaning and repair of a fuel tank


Any repair of a fuel tank or jellied mouth of a tank should be carried out by the qualified personnel having experience in the organization and carrying out these so dangerous and responsible works. Even after cleaning and tank washing inside there can be pairs of the gasoline, capable to cause explosion at carrying out repair work.

If the tank is removed from the car, it should not be placed in those places in which sparks or an open flame can cause ignition of evaporations leaving a tank. Extra care observe in the garages equipped with sources of emergency lighting on natural gas.