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MGB Gas Tank Removal - '67 GT

AngliaGT

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Just got my carbs back from Apple Hydraulics -
with a note saying there was rust/etc. in them,possibly
from the gas tank.I'm thinking "as long as" I've got the car
down (also sent the weeping radiator out for repair),that I
should remove/inspect/repair it.
I'm trying to think this out,before I get into it.What's
involved with the removal,& what's the best way to do it?
 

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Really simple. Drain the tank, remove the filler neck, disconnect the wires for the sender and remove the gas hard line. Remove the bolts from the top. Use a floor jack to support the tank and remove the remaining nuts on the bottom. Lower it down and you're done. Install is the reverse. If nothing is rusted about a half hour or less to remove. Install is the reverse however don't tighten everything up till all the bolts are started.
 
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