Part Type Fuel Tank Sending Unit. Condition: 100% new Color: Silver Material: Stainless Steel Length: approx. Entering your vehicle information in our Year Make Model selector up top, helps ensure you get an auto part that fits your car, truck or other type of vehicle. Your hub for horsepower Get first access to hit shows like Roadkill and Dirt Every Day Join free for 14 days now 1-2. No cancellation allowed once order is placed. Also note the vent that Jason had Rock Valley add above the sending unit location.
Mounting the pump in the tank as opposed to on the framerail helps keep the pump nice and cool and also provides quiet operation. This is also a good time to locate any mounting tabs that might be desired. The solution we came up with was to contact Rock Valley Antique Auto Parts to have them build us a custom, one-off fuel tank out of corrosion-resistant stainless steel. Note the clearance given thanks to the tank being mounted as high as possible in the chassis. Door Shells - Goodmark® door shells are complete bolt-on assemblies with complete inner structure and outer skin included. Since 1918, Dorman Products has supplied the automotive aftermarket with high-quality replacement parts, hardware and fasteners.
Backed by 35 years of industry experience, Liland Global has positioned themselves prominently in the international market with their premium-quality, competitively priced automotive aftermarket parts. A few short weeks later and we had a complete, one-off, custom tank with all our necessary items in the exact place we specified on the pattern. In addition to full tank conversion kits, we also offer mounting strap kits if you simply need to attach an existing gas tank. This process allows the customer to make minute changes to their design and test fit it before sending the plans off to Rock Valley, leaving the guesswork out of the equation. We love when auto parts experts come to our site and we love when car parts newbies come to our site. The dimensions for the rear panel are then taken from the foam core pattern 10-11. A rusted or worn tank is just a mess waiting to happen, and fuel leaks are an expensive and dangerous occurrence.
The first step in fabricating a new tank is to take a base set of measurements given the area to work within. Check out our product range to find the tank that will match your pickup's model year and bed style. Before the tank is installed under the truck, you can see a number of features that Jason designed into his pattern that Rock Valley transferred into the real deal including the rear notch and the side mounting tabs. A gusset is added to keep the side from collapsing, while the rest of the pattern is fabricated. With that in mind, take the time to upgrade your fuel tank with a full-on replacement today. Number of Pieces Single Unit.
The amateur pattern builder might forget that the fuel fittings will stick up quite a bit higher than the top of the tank, forcing the tank to be installed at a lower height. This tank will bolt directly to the frame rails as opposed to being supported by a pair of stainless steel straps. The brand also uses the highest grade of steel so the parts produced are guaranteed free from warps, buckles, wrinkles, and stresslines. . We have worked hard to design a site that caters to everyones Chevy C10 Pickup Fuel Tank needs. Relocating a Factory Fuel Tank Without the Headaches There are a few options for C10 owners when it comes to gas tank relocation, but they all seem to have one drawback or another.
Jason planned for this and incorporated a recessed area so that the outlet, return, vent, and wiring for the fuel pump and sender will clear the bed floor without an issue. For more information go to. You will need to swap your vent windows, door latches, door remote, window regulator assemblies and parts from your old door onto the new one. Age is not always kind to machines, and your classic Chevy C10 pickup truck is no exception. To maximize capacity, Jason designed a step in the rear of the tank to clear one of the bed cross sills.
KeyPart's stamping forms are well engineered observing a strict computer-checked interface tolerances to produce reliable and dependable body parts. A custom approach to a truly custom application. This is the area where Jason designed the recess to clear the fuel lines. The last piece of the puzzle is to mock the pattern up into position one final time to double check any fitment issues that may have gone unnoticed. There also exists the issue of what to do with the filler. This is where experience starts to show. We're here to help you find that perfect Fuel Tank for your Chevy C10 Pickup.
This tank is fully baffled and features a tank-mounted Aeromotive A340 Stealth fuel pump. Jason Scudellari, our tech center manager, decided to get crafty for this project and busted out the 316-inch foam board and hot glue gun in order to fabricate a life-size sample for the guys at Rock Valley to duplicate out of stainless. The height and length measurements are taken first so that the shape of the sides of the tank can be determined. Our selection of C10 Fuel Tanks gives you the chance to replace your old or worn tank with a brand new direct-fit replacement. . . .
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