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The fuel tanks in these cars, are they both the same size? Also are these tanks made from a composite or are they some sort of metal?

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Equal in size, simply left and right mold to fit in the space allowed behind the seats. They are molded plastic.

 

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Which one has the pump in it? Or do both have some sort of pump?
The fuel pump is in the left tank (behind the driver). There is a sending unit in each tank, the right tank assembly has an anti-siphon valve, a fuel sender, a siphon jet pump and a pressure regulator.



(1) Fuel Fill Hose
(2) Left Fuel Tank Grade Vent Valve
(3) Fuel Feed Pipe to Engine
(4) 5/16 Inch Auxiliary Fuel Feed Pipe
(5) 3/8 Inch Auxiliary Fuel Return Pipe
(6) Right Fuel Tank Grade Vent Valve
(7) Fill Limiter Vent Valve (FLVV)
(8) Secondary Fuel Pressure Regulator
(9) Siphon Jet Pump
(10) Convoluted Crossover Hose
(11) Anti-Siphon Hole
(12) Fuel Sender Reservoir
(13) Turbine Fuel Pump
(14) Venturi Pump
(15) Primary Fuel Pressure Regulator
(16) Reverse Flow Check Valve
(17) Fuel Filter
 

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The fuel pump is in the left tank (behind the driver). There is a sending unit in each tank, the right tank assembly has an anti-siphon valve, a fuel sender, a siphon jet pump and a pressure regulator.



(1) Fuel Fill Hose
(2) Left Fuel Tank Grade Vent Valve
(3) Fuel Feed Pipe to Engine
(4) 5/16 Inch Auxiliary Fuel Feed Pipe
(5) 3/8 Inch Auxiliary Fuel Return Pipe
(6) Right Fuel Tank Grade Vent Valve
(7) Fill Limiter Vent Valve (FLVV)
(8) Secondary Fuel Pressure Regulator
(9) Siphon Jet Pump
(10) Convoluted Crossover Hose
(11) Anti-Siphon Hole
(12) Fuel Sender Reservoir
(13) Turbine Fuel Pump
(14) Venturi Pump
(15) Primary Fuel Pressure Regulator
(16) Reverse Flow Check Valve
(17) Fuel Filter
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The fuel pump is in the left tank (behind the driver). There is a sending unit in each tank, the right tank assembly has an anti-siphon valve, a fuel sender, a siphon jet pump and a pressure regulator.



(1) Fuel Fill Hose
(2) Left Fuel Tank Grade Vent Valve
(3) Fuel Feed Pipe to Engine
(4) 5/16 Inch Auxiliary Fuel Feed Pipe
(5) 3/8 Inch Auxiliary Fuel Return Pipe
(6) Right Fuel Tank Grade Vent Valve
(7) Fill Limiter Vent Valve (FLVV)
(8) Secondary Fuel Pressure Regulator
(9) Siphon Jet Pump
(10) Convoluted Crossover Hose
(11) Anti-Siphon Hole
(12) Fuel Sender Reservoir
(13) Turbine Fuel Pump
(14) Venturi Pump
(15) Primary Fuel Pressure Regulator
(16) Reverse Flow Check Valve
(17) Fuel Filter


Talon would you know how the both tanks manage to fill while at the pump? Does one fill and the other one fills as result of overflow? That was a good chart you posted too. :coffeetime:
 

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Talon would you know how the both tanks manage to fill while at the pump? Does one fill and the other one fills as result of overflow? That was a good chart you posted too. :coffeetime:
Fuel fills the left tank first. This is where the fuel fill hose is located. Fuel fills the left tank and nearing the top it transfer fuel via the crossover pipe in to the right take. Once both tanks are full, fuel will then travel up the fill hose and cause the pump to shutoff.
 

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Fuel fills the left tank first. This is where the fuel fill hose is located. Fuel fills the left tank and nearing the top it transfer fuel via the crossover pipe in to the right take. Once both tanks are full, fuel will then travel up the fill hose and cause the pump to shutoff.
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Equal in size, simply left and right mold to fit in the space allowed behind the seats. They are molded plastic.

Never seen the tanks before :thumbsup3: when you look at the design and all the angles you really get a strong respect for the engineering that must go into these cars.
 
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