Originally Posted by Earthscape
Personally, I'd rather deal with the issue than have the Safari tanks not available at all. I absolutely love not having to worry about finding a gas station.
I got so tired of planning around fuel stops and having to use my rear tank as a reserve since I tend to get so focused on admiring my surroundings I miss that stupid yellow light. There are still plenty of places to explore that don't have fueling depots close by and there are still small towns that do have fuel but roll up the sidewalks at dusk and the pumps aren't on 24/7.
Sitting the tanks aside for a spell while they slim down is much more acceptable then 3 or 4 fuel stops in a day and if you add the oil change petcock/hose and a CPR filter the tanks will be on more then they will ever be off.
It's going to be a long 4 week wait since I have her torn down waiting for the new additions to arrive.
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