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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old 07-12-2008, 08:47 PM Thread Starter
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Secondary Fuel Tank Anyone?

Anyone out there interested in a secondary fuel tank?

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Sounds like we need to petition GetLost4x4 for an extended gas tank.

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Sounds like we need to petition GetLost4x4 for an extended gas tank.
I like that idea, or at least figure out how to import and certify the one that's being marketed in Australia.

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i could easily fit one where the spare tire goes.
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I could easily USE one where the spare tire goes. =) Then I could throw my spare on the roof.

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Doooo it, doooo it, dooooo it!

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I like the idea. I have thought about a spare fuel tank or a fresh water tank where the spare goes and then put a skid plate between the two rails all the way up to the rear bumper. So GetLost4x4 should do a fuel cell and a rear skid plate!!

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another idea for those who are not welling to change the spare tire location or want to have two spare tires, you can use the 3rd row space (after removal) and make around 30 Gallon tank, you can also split it to two sections (water and gas).

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another idea for those who are not welling to change the spare tire location or want to have two spare tires, you can use the 3rd row space (after removal) and make around 30 Gallon tank, you can also split it to two sections (water and gas).
That could work for water, but fuel tanks have to be DOT certified for the US market and can't be installed inside the passenger compartment. Something about the fumes and cancer... Then there's that whole risk of fire issue...

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