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#394307 - 08/28/17 09:00 PM Fuel Tank supplier 28 Truck
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Registered: 08/30/09
Posts: 53
Loc: Port Washington WI
I am looking for a supplier of a fuel tank for my 28 1-ton truck. It goes under the seat. I do not need a replica just something that will work. I have had no luck so far searching but there has to be a plastic tank or a Tractor fuel tank or something that will work. I also cant be the only one who has needed one.

here is my original rusted out one

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#394431 - 08/30/17 08:26 PM Re: Fuel Tank supplier 28 Truck [Re: Didier]
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Registered: 11/20/11
Posts: 2836
Loc: whitby ontario Canada
contact ............tanks inc , they have a website and see if they can help you.

measure your old one..............width, height , length before you start calling on the phone

mike hood

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#395924 - 10/03/17 11:13 PM Re: Fuel Tank supplier 28 Truck [Re: Didier]
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Registered: 09/12/06
Posts: 464
Loc: Vancouver, Washington
Virtually any sheet metal bender can build you a new tank. They usually reuse your ends and filler neck and just roll out a new tank on their sheet metal break. Before it is closed up a pickup tube is installed, and tacked in place. I think the body man we often use said it would be about $200 to $250. Not out of reach.

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#395931 - 10/04/17 07:46 AM Re: Fuel Tank supplier 28 Truck [Re: beachbum]
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Registered: 04/22/06
Posts: 1954
Loc: San Leandro, CA
Make your own! Here is a tutorial: How to build a gas tank from scratch

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