The fuel tank has a raised area on each end, and a reduced height area in the center where the fuel pickup and float assembly are installed. Then, just reassemble in the reverse order. Then find the lead-in point of the thread inside the nut. The refueling combo is great for manually filling your fuel tank as well as filling other vehicles or equipment, along with providing storage for tools, equipment and whatever else you carry on-board your truck. In this photo you get a good view of the fuel fill hose, the fuel fill vent hose, the front air vent, and the fuel supply and return lines. The storage compartment of the 40-gallon unit has about six cubic feet of storage space.
If you haven't already, take a look at the link at the top of this page for an actual inside the tank photo of the plastic tubes we want to cut off. The bolts thread into captive nuts in the truck frame. Transfer Flow 0800115309 57 Gallon Midship Replacement Fuel Tank 7655 250. The controller monitors and reports the fuel level in the auxiliary system at all times. A strap wrench would be particularly useful when putting the bung nut back on. From the 2015 Ford website. Apparently this guy put his camera inside the fuel tank to shoot the photos.
The larger fuel tank will be available on both gasoline and diesel Super Duty models with the long-box Crew Cab configuration. On my longbed truck, there are 8 bed bolts. For all the latest information on the capabilities of this great new truck, stay posted to the Akins Ford blog. A cup of quality coffee will make this go so much better. The Titan system comes with a universal filler kit featuring an attractive brushed aluminum door that can be installed on the vehicle's exterior sidewall or on an inside wall of the truck bed. Unless they are saying 34 American gallons which means nothing to me here in Canada.
Once you've got everything disconnected, lower the tank, slide it off the jack and out onto the floor to finish the procedure. Now you are ready to fill your tank, and give it a good inspection to check for leaks. Please see application guide and application notes below. Tank features exclusive low fuel trap design. Features: 60-Gallon Capacity For Diesel Fuel Only Electronic Transfer System Tank Body Weighs Only 51lbs. The storage compartment of the 100-gallon unit has about 8 cubic feet of storage space.
That extends toward the rear of the tank and you will need to manuever it out of the bung opening. Controller installation is simple and never requires cutting into the vehicles wiring harness which could affect the manufacturers warranty. They are torxs style bolts. I shouldn't have to say it, but you really want the fuel level to be very low before you do this. Some time after doing my own Harpoon, I helped do the same procedure on a friends diesel Excursion. You won't find many photos, but lot's of discussion from those who have done the modification.
Once you have the area as clean as possible, remove the fuel lines and disconnect the fuel gauge sensor connector. The system comes complete with all necessary installation components and detailed instructions. Now we are ready to do the actual operation of cutting the fill and vent tubes inside the tank. I can't drive that far without have to stop to use a bathroom or get something eat anyways. Install the bed bolts and tail gate. Whatever your passion, let us help you fuel it! The increased capacity also gives you the ability to shop for lower fuel prices without having to fill-up every time you pass a fuel station.
The fuel transfer process is fully automatic! You see all that sand and dirt around the bung nut? They fill their tanks completely and drop them 30 feet onto a steel plate, never losing a drop of liquid. The Transfer Flow Replacement Fuel Tanks for 2015 Ford trucks offer users options for increased fuel capacity. The 98 Gallon Fuel Tank provides significant fuel capacity and will only fit on an 8-foot long bed pickup. The most I could ever get in it this last trip was 22. Some trucks require additional components.
Be gentle with it so that you don't mess up the float calibration. Some trucks require additional components. When towing the 5er, about 500 miles between fueling. Constructed of military grade cross-linked polyethylene. You have found the same problem as I have.
You cannot get to the 3 screws unless the plastic cap is off, so be careful not to drop the screws or your socket wrench down the fill opening. Take a look at our to learn more about everything Akins Ford has to offer. Hold it down firmly while you turn just the little bit needed to engage the thread lead-ins. You do not want that to get into your fuel tank. This is partially how Titan gets a 50 gallon tank in there. New Ford Super Duty will offer larger fuel tank By Admin Posted in , , on Friday, August 26th, 2016 at 6:39 pm 2017 Ford Super Duty Fuel Tank Size The 2017 Super Duty has been designed by Ford to be a truck ready for any challenge. Take a shop vac and clean as much of that off as you can, and then wipe down the entire area.