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40 gallon tank?

I have a 05 6.0 crewcab shortbed with the 26-28? gallon tank... is there any way to grab a 40 gallon tank from a long bed and make it work? or will the fill tube be in the wrong place? thanks for any help!
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Do 8fts have 40gal tanks?? For my truck, reg cab long box, the specs say 38gal but even on red on the gauge it will only eat 32-33, not sure on your question..i would imagine it might fit. another option is to get a bed storage tank and im pretty sure theres a kit to splice it into your factory tank giving you 100+ gallons or more to the engine

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oh yea sorry i meant 38 gallon...was just rounding up
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ah i see...had me confused for a bit there

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try this http
://www.xtremediesel.com/transferflow46galmidshipreplacementfueltank.aspx
its a 46 gallon direct replacement
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I have a 05 6.0 crewcab shortbed with the 26-28? gallon tank... is there any way to grab a 40 gallon tank from a long bed and make it work? or will the fill tube be in the wrong place? thanks for any help!
Do the Harpoon mod. I can get over 32 gallons in my crew cab shortbed.

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I got a 31gal off a '08 diesel if you find that the 38 won't fit. I'm in Hampton, VA.


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Do the Harpoon mod. I can get over 32 gallons in my crew cab shortbed.
please elaborate, never heard of it.

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please elaborate, never heard of it.
check here

08 Harpoon Mod

Make sure it applies to your year vehicle, though, or continue to search if different for yours.

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