Syphoning gas Q's

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Looking for some ideas on the cleanest way to syphon gas from the tank of a 2003 Cobra with the tank still installed in the car. I prefer not to do it from a fuel line in the engine bay.
My understanding is that there is an anti-syphoning ball in the filler neck so shoving a hose down there is not an option, correct me if I'm wrong on that. My car is not accessible right now to try it.
Is there an in/out hose/line that can be unhooked at the tank that would be accessible with the car on jack stands?

Let me know your thoughts.

Shawn
 

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I used some refrigerator water line and just snaked it down there. I got almost all of it out of there this way. You just have to really get it down in there.
 

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My understanding is that there is an anti-syphoning ball in the filler neck so shoving a hose down there is not an option, correct me if I'm wrong on that.

Let me know your thoughts.

Shawn

You are correct in this. I tried doing this on my Mach1 a few months ago with no luck because of this anti-syphon valve. Let me know if you find another way. I do not see how this guy did that with refrigerator hose. I had multiple attempts with no luck.
 
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Why not from fuel line in engine compartment. .

I had used the connection behind passenger head, than powered fuel pump at connector on tank..
 

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It's not exactly in a great place on the terminator....but it's definitely possible to disconnect the fuel filter on the side going towards the rail and plumb a line onto the fuel filter. Hot wire the pumps and drop the hose in a container
 

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You are correct in this. I tried doing this on my Mach1 a few months ago with no luck because of this anti-syphon valve. Let me know if you find another way. I do not see how this guy did that with refrigerator hose. I had multiple attempts with no luck.

I took out 5 gallons of gas this way and the gauge read empty. It usually comes packaged in a loop. I put the line in with the concavity facing towards me (i.e. so the line curves away from the car and towards me) and it took a couple of times to get it down to the lowest spot I could find.
 

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