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Old 08-11-2009, 02:34 AM
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Rear fuel tank strap

Im replacing my rusted tank and theres no bottom strap. I bought the new ones and wondered how the went on?

This is the rear after axle tank.
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Old 08-15-2009, 05:57 PM
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they should fit right into the grooves of the new tank. Also get rid of the shroud that covers the tank it holds moisture and makes your tank rust. I had the same problem.
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Old 08-16-2009, 06:42 AM
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If you had the skid plates then they held the tank up instead of the straps.
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Old 08-16-2009, 03:27 PM
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You're right tsgs I had skid plate it ruined my tank so I went with the straps.guess I should have been more technical.
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Old 08-17-2009, 06:51 PM
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Ya, sadly I had my tank out at the time that this was happening. I started working on my rear suspension and it started dripping.......My lucky day.
Anyways, 85bucks later and a big PIA I have a new tank. Now Im just waitin on the front.
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Old 08-17-2009, 06:52 PM
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I did hear that the Bronco tank can fit somehow giving 33 gallon cap.
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