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Offline Commando

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Fuel tank or equivalent for 1977 wagon
« on: June 18, 2013, 12:21:06 AM »
Hi All, picked up my first pinto today, it's looking like a new gas tank would be in my near future, who sells the cheapest one out there? Thanks

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Re: Fuel tank or equivalent for 1977 wagon
« Reply #1 on: June 18, 2013, 06:37:14 AM »
they dont make a new one for a wagon will have to find a good used one!
 
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Re: Fuel tank or equivalent for 1977 wagon
« Reply #2 on: June 18, 2013, 09:00:09 AM »
Hmmm, now I'm curious is this only for a 77 wagon you can't get a new tank???, there's a brand new one on mine and it's a perfect fit..
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Re: Fuel tank or equivalent for 1977 wagon
« Reply #3 on: June 18, 2013, 10:02:20 AM »
ALL WAGONS ARE THE SAME, THE ONLY TANK I HAVE FOUND NEW ARE FOR THE SEDAN AND HATCH BACKS!! IF YOU HAVE A BRAND NEW ONE YOU ARE ONE LUCKY GUY!!!   UNLESS SOME ONE JUST STARTED MAKING THEM!!
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Re: Fuel tank or equivalent for 1977 wagon
« Reply #4 on: June 18, 2013, 10:48:29 AM »
Well, it was on the car when I got it and I asked the guy about it and all he said was the "mechanic shop" did it, apparently this car sat for a long time. I'll take a pic of it, maybe it's for something else and it just happens to fit??..
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Re: Fuel tank or equivalent for 1977 wagon
« Reply #5 on: June 18, 2013, 11:32:35 AM »
Ok here it is, even the hoses and wiring all matches..





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Re: Fuel tank or equivalent for 1977 wagon
« Reply #6 on: June 18, 2013, 03:35:49 PM »
That looks like a nicely restored original.
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Re: Fuel tank or equivalent for 1977 wagon
« Reply #7 on: June 18, 2013, 04:21:37 PM »
Guess that's possible...
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