Fuel Line Disconnect Protector

Published date: July 21, 2005
  • Boat Type: Boat Type

One of the most aggrevating problems I was having was accidentally disconnecting the gasline connection fitting to the gas tank. I must have happy feet, because everytime I needed to use the motor to get me out-of-trouble, the engine would die because I has inadvertently rubbed against the gasline fitting with my leg, disconnecting it. The fitting is sticking out where happy feet can easily disconnect it. Ahhhhh. Adrenaline.

Solution - rather than swap the tanks (left tank on the right side, and vice versa to get the fitting out of the cockpit), all you have to do is take a 5" length of PVC pipe and slide it over the gas line and the disconnect fitting. $.40 cents. Simple... I have not had the disconnect problem happen again. My adrenaline level has returned to normal.

Published by: RandyMoon

Model Year: 2005


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