[Healeys] Gas cap parts now in tank

i erbs eyera3000 at gmail.com
Mon Nov 4 10:12:22 MST 2019

If you remove the extension pipe you migjt be able to get a grippy thingy
down into the tank and pull up the bits.
But maybe longer
Happy fishing.

Ira Erbs
Portland, OR
typos and artifacts are the fault of my phone

On Mon, Nov 4, 2019, 4:34 AM Michael Oritt <michael.oritt at gmail.com> wrote:

> Yesterday when I removed the gas cap preparatory to filling the tank the
> cap came apart and both the spring and inner pressure plate fell into the
> tank.
> Since the tank is steel I am doubtful that I would be successful in
> extricating the parts by fishing about with a long magnetic wand down the
> filler neck.
> Before removing the tank from the car and shaking it to get the parts out
> I thought I would ask for opinions on whether this is necessary.
> Given that the two pieces are made of steel what is the worst that could
> happen?
> Best--Michael Oritt
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