Early bay fuel tanks in splits

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Early bay fuel tanks in splits

Post by passion4 » Mon Nov 09, 2015 11:28 am

I know the one year only cross over year August >71 ones (fitted top pic), but do the early 68-72 ones also fit and have a similar capacity?

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Re: Early bay fuel tanks in splits

Post by maddison » Mon Nov 09, 2015 11:51 am

I have the top one in the pic fitted to mine, no idea what year that is ?? its 60ltrs


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Post by passion4 » Mon Nov 09, 2015 12:41 pm

maddison wrote:I have the top one in the pic fitted to mine, no idea what year that is ?? its 60ltrs
Yeah that's the one I previously had, just wondering if the lower one 68-72 fits and has a similar capacity? Not sure of the two which is easier to come by these days!?
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Re: Early bay fuel tanks in splits

Post by Alex VW Heritage » Tue Nov 10, 2015 9:32 am

passion4 wrote:
maddison wrote:I have the top one in the pic fitted to mine, no idea what year that is ?? its 60ltrs
Yeah that's the one I previously had, just wondering if the lower one 68-72 fits and has a similar capacity? Not sure of the two which is easier to come by these days!?
Early is pretty easy, have them on the shelf :wink:

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Re: Early bay fuel tanks in splits

Post by passion4 » Tue Nov 10, 2015 10:23 am

Yeah, and over £45 cheaper at Alan Schofields…
http://alanhschofield.com/ourparts/prod ... 1075D.html
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Re: Early bay fuel tanks in splits

Post by passion4 » Tue Nov 10, 2015 10:33 am

Trouble is not sure if the early ones fit straight in?
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