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Scepter MFC Jerry Can owners , I have a question for you

Discussion in 'Off-Roading & Trails' started by OZ-T, Apr 20, 2013.

  1. Apr 24, 2013 at 10:33 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Wut

    You mean the small inner O ring inside the filler nozzle ?
     
  2. Apr 24, 2013 at 10:37 PM
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    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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  3. Apr 24, 2013 at 10:47 PM
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    yup what i mean it seems like its comming from vent but its actually pinching oring..

    that wrench is awsome, im gonna get one now
     
  4. Apr 24, 2013 at 10:48 PM
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    OZ-T [OP] All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Interesting

    I'll give that a try too
     
  5. Apr 24, 2013 at 10:49 PM
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    pissed me off as i was pissing gas everywhere and it was the first time i used it, that seemed to work for me.:cool::cool:
     
  6. Apr 24, 2013 at 10:53 PM
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    You have the Scepter 3/4" nozzle ?
     
  7. Apr 24, 2013 at 10:57 PM
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    are you overfilling it ?
    5 US gal./20L max.

    I found that overfilling can cause the
    anti-siphon to spit a few dribbles.

    I no longer exceed the listed capacity.

    I really like how fast the flow rate is with my hi-flow spout (3/4" /unleaded).
    Drains the MFC quicker the then any other fuel can I've used...
    maybe a hair over a minute per 5gal ?

    I know the larger 1" HF diesel nozzle has a higher flow rate...
    but the larger dia. nozzle don't fit into most unleaded vehicle fuel fill ports.

    it often can work for older vehicles ..
    but most modern vehicles use the smaller unleaded fill ports.

    ^ possibly only in the US market... :dunno:
     
  8. Apr 24, 2013 at 10:58 PM
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    20L on the button
     
  9. Apr 24, 2013 at 11:02 PM
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    Big black cap with poly 3/4 hose...yup
     
  10. Apr 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM
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    Also in Canada. They do this now so people don't accidentally fill their gasoline cars with diesel fuel.


    I've never used one of those wrenches. Also just hand tight + a little bit. If I have trouble opening it, a trusty ball peen hammer works perfectly. Also, I don't think I've ever filled it right up to 20L. Fill until it reaches the bottom of the neck, which is usually just over 19L. But I used to fill 100s of them at a time on a camp. So getting it perfectly to 20L wasn't a priority.
     
  11. Apr 26, 2013 at 8:25 AM
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  12. Apr 26, 2013 at 9:07 AM
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  13. Apr 26, 2013 at 2:54 PM
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  14. Apr 27, 2013 at 4:51 PM
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    Just ordered the 1 1/8" Scepter spout , we'll see how that goes
     
  15. May 2, 2013 at 11:22 AM
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    It arrived today

    We'll try this out

    [​IMG]
     
  16. May 2, 2013 at 1:20 PM
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  17. May 2, 2013 at 1:47 PM
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    The hose on your spout is the same size as the Scepter spout hose

    That's what is confusing to me

    Do you keep your jerry can in the truck ? I was wondering if it's not just because the gas is sloshing around while the tank is in the back of my truck and that is how it gets into the breather tube
     
  18. May 2, 2013 at 3:06 PM
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    OZ-T, where did you order your spout from?
     
  19. May 2, 2013 at 5:41 PM
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    My can lives in the truck. No issues w/ the breather hole :(
     
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