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AUX Fuel Tanks

Finally have the numbers figured out.

The complete kit with upgraded 10 ga. skid plates.

Kits include the following:

*1/8" skid plate
*Timer kit- inline pump, timer, filter, gauge, sending unit & all other mounting hardware.
*Tank

All you have to do is use a few screw drivers, a drill, and wrenches for install.

2-3 hours install.

Price for 5 people in group buy- $840
Price for 10 people in group buy- $799

shipping depends upon your address. please figure around $90-$150 for shipping.

GROUP BY ENDS ON MARCH 31 AT 12.00 PM.

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Expect Delivery no later then 1 month after the buy ends.

*these are sold as 25 gallon units. but they actually hold about 30 gallons.

thanks
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Ross,

You did a good job negotiating the price down for a group buy. My bill for the parts and install was $1,000.

My breakout was tank........................................$365
Timer Kit, pump, gauge, hardware parts......$325
Skid plate............................................. .$69

Parts Total...................................,.....$759
Tax............................................... .....$58
Parts with tax.....................................$817
Labor to install....................................$183

Total............................................. ..$1,000

I was waiting to give these numbers out till after you worked out the kit pricing. You kit pricing is better than I thought you could do. Good Job.

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My wife is going to shoot me! I told her I was pretty much done with mods to the XK. And now this awsome deal pops up. Kids college fund....dad's spare tank.

Hmmmm.

Bill, can you give us some more updates on how it has worked out. Any more vacuum issues in the tank? From empty, how much total fuel can you carry in both tanks...ie, what does the pump say at the gas station 50gal $100.00?

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I have had no more issues with the gauge going to zero or the light coming on. I am about to refill it for the first time in the next day or two. I think that it holds right at 50 gallons. I can say that I am now ready to take off in the desert with no worries about having enough fuel to go in any direction or to follow any road to its end. Even if I do get a reoccurance of the confused computer I do know that I have more than twice as much gas as before.

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I want one, the timing is not good but I have a month to figure it out I guess.





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i had them upgrade the fuel skid plate. they told me yours is 16 gauge, they upgraded to a 10 gauge skid for the rest of us. i told them i knew Phunkey would have a hole in his with in a week. and i would find some rock to test it one and spill a few hundred $$$ of gas on a trail.
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