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Posted: Wed Sep 05, 2007 11:37 pm 
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Firstly, i would like to know if this can be done by yourself at home, or does it need to be profesionally removed.

Secondly, how much roughly would i get for the complete setup if i tried to sell it?
Its a Lovato system, with a Manchester Tank and Sidex pressure relief valve, installed in 2000. Tank is almost spotless paint wise.

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Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:19 am 
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It is very easy to remove yourself, just remember to close the valve before you start removing lines.

It can take a while though. When I removed one out of an EF it took about 3 hrs.

On ebay you may get $50, you may get $200, just depends on the day.




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Posted: Thu Sep 06, 2007 8:24 am 
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Technically, it needs to be professionally De-commissioned

Second hand LPG conversions will not go for that much. After the Grant, most people are only paying a few hundred, and getting a brand new conversion installed. Not many people know that you can get the grant for a second hand conversion.

I bought a EF LPG Factory setup, only done 67,000 kms, Tank re-tested in 2005 for $550, and got a mate to install it for me (Gave him $200, he is a qualified LPG installer).

Yet to claim the rebate :twisted:



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