New Fuel Tank Install ?

Discussion in 'Chevy C/K Truck Forum' started by JTWard, Jul 13, 2013.

  1. JTWard

    JTWard Member 1 Year Gold Member 100 Posts

    I'm in the process of having a new tank and pump/sending unit installed, and I'm wondering if I need to use some sound-proofing material between the tank and the straps that hold it in place ? :rules:
     
  2. tbplus10

    tbplus10 Epic Member Staff Member 5+ Years 5000 Posts Platinum Contributor

    There should be some rubber strips between the straps and the tank and pads where the tank presses against the body at the top.
     
  3. JTWard

    JTWard Member 1 Year Gold Member 100 Posts

    Would they come with a new tank ?I looked at the Rockauto catalog and I didn't see anything !

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    I just ordered a "Fuel Tank Silencer Kit" from LMC. Should have it by Tuesday. Sure hope it's the right one, LMC #30-4130
     
    Last edited: Jul 13, 2013
  4. tbplus10

    tbplus10 Epic Member Staff Member 5+ Years 5000 Posts Platinum Contributor

    I dont remember it coming with the last replacement tank I bought.
    If I remember I made my own out of an old bicycle inner tube.
     

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