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Discussion in 'Dodge Diesel' started by draginmopars, Sep 25, 2017.

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    7moparWell-Known Member

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    "Spare" you mean we are supposed to carry a spare. Yes I should get one but same as you where to put it. Lift gate prevents it from being put in the back. Any where put it would be in the way. Don't know what to tell you.
    As far as tank location. This going to be an auxiliary or a transfer tank?
     
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    7moparWell-Known Member

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    Whats under the bed plate?
     
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    gooseneck ball
     
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    had the spare mounted under the bed, on the passenger's side, like what you see on semi trailer (tire carrier)
    tank is for transfer, later also fuel supply for APU ( generator)

    What I find funny is my other truck > plenty of "Spare" storage under the bed, but nowhere to put that aux. tank . on the car hauler looking to mount another factory tank, on the pass. side.
    in that pic it shows a fuel neck ( in cab tank), I removed it when I converted the Hauler to CTD- 5 speed, has a CTD tank in frame

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    7moparWell-Known Member

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    Went to stacks on the exhaust in hopes of leaving room on the passenger side for an auxiliary tank. Have not tried it yet. Have one with an electric pump to transfer to main tank or pump direct. Filler will be on the drivers side.
    Untill it gets od its affordable range is limited anyway.
     
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    draginmoparsActive Member

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    Fuel tank commanded the left front ,the outlet valve didn't want to share space.
    so the storage had to move to the rear.
    do one, do both.
    Now got more room for the gen (drivers side)
    Water tank (passenger side)

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      draginmoparsActive Member

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      got the bends today...
      worked on the interior end panels, started with the doorway, it was the most complicated bends, 1/8" in 12" pitch for the door to stay open.

      I'll remove the protective plastic, just prior to final assembly.

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