Re: Distressing smell
Fab. I'll pull up the carpet and have a look. You're quite right, new
style tank plus sender is about 120 plus VAT. Now all I need is the
bolts and I'm set. Many thanks.
>>Now I come to the problem. Apparently there are 2 types of tank on LWB
>>rear-fill S3s. One with a 'six-screw sender' and one with a 'metal-clip
>>sender'. However, because the bolts holding the tank up are really
>>rusty, and so is the tank, I will probably damage it in removing it to
>>have a look. And Paddocks don't stock the six-screw version any more, so
>>I would like to be really certain before I replace it.
>>Does anyone know how I can tell which tank I have without taking it off
>>the vehicle first? Or, does anyone know where you can get the six-screw
>>version of the tank if I need that one? <Ping Beamends>
> The early tank was fitted on S3 up to Suffix B chassis (about 1975,
> IIRC) There should, however, be two small access panels in the load
> bed which can be removed to access the sender.
> The early tank with screws is still available from Craddocks, but
> rekon to shell out about £300+ for it.
> It would be easier to get the later tank and the sender to go with it
> if you have the early type.