gas tank

Discussion in '1969-1972 K5 Blazer | Truck | Suburban' started by harrisonj_32, Feb 10, 2006.

  1. harrisonj_32

    harrisonj_32 Registered Member

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    i need a new gas tank. just broke mine off-roading. any suggestions?
     
  2. Greg72

    Greg72 "Might As Well..." Staff Member Super Moderator

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    Get a skidplate for next time.

    If you have a body lift, install the tank higher...every little bit of clearance helps. Same applies if you can move it forward without hitting the pumpkin or cover.

    Move the axle back if you haven't already. That also helps departure angle and keeps the rocks away from the tank.

    If you need more capacity, you can go with the NWMP tank, but it's a LOT bigger than stock, so it's going to have less clearance than what you already have.
     
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    megahillbilly Registered Member

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    yea Ive got some gas tank? to. I have a 72 20 long bed want to put a late model suberben tank that has approx 40 gal i know i can install it just lookin fer some pics
     

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