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Old 05-04-2013, 07:44 PM
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Stuck liquivac tube

My brother in law with a 94 pro star stuck the 1/4 in plastic tube in sucked the oil out and then the tube stuck? What could it be stuck on? Any suggestions?
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Old 05-04-2013, 07:46 PM
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Old 05-04-2013, 07:46 PM
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This happens from time to time. Need to carefully try to twist the tube. Might need to push it in a little as you work with it. Patience is the key to getting it out.
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Old 05-04-2013, 07:48 PM
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Disregard it came out he filled with oil started it and it pulled out
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Old 05-04-2013, 08:41 PM
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Old 05-05-2013, 01:14 AM
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I was using this method. Then I realized my boat had one of the oil drain hoses installed on the pan drain plug. Don't know how I missed that. I made an adapter with a 3" long piece of hose I had laying around and a brass threaded X barbed 90 degree elbow. Now to change the oil I just unscrew the plug on the drain hose, screw on my adapter, then my oil pump slips onto the adapter. I can suck out all the old oil right from the bottom of the pan, don't have to mess with a dipstick tube, and its done much faster without messing with a drain pan. I'll try and post a pic when I'm in the garage next.
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