Join Truck Conversion Today
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 08-19-2005, 09:36 PM   #1
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: ellijay, ga. usa
Posts: 235
Default

a few days ago i was pulling onto a paved road in my coach and the fuel tank support (rear) hung on the edge of the pavement but i only traveled 12-18 inches before gettin' stopped. then i backed up so as to not cause any damage--- that's wnen the damage occured.--- the tank cradle (rear) gouged up some of the pavement and got pushed toward the front and the gouged up pavement bent the 120 gal tank up and in just where the support is. the support won'f be any prbm to straighten.--- the tank--- now there is my question--- how to (if possible) can the tank be pushed back out? air pressure, air and heat? any help here will be truley be appreciated. mase



9rear)
__________________

vapoppa is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-19-2005, 10:28 PM   #2
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 1,083
Default

aluminum-I hope....just air -regulated and a dinging hammer NO HEAT make sure the tank is empty and the fuel lines/cross overs etc. are disconnected...too much and you have a puffed out end cap....use the dinging hammer around the edges and then increase the pressure do it over again.....around and around....geofkaye
__________________
women-food-money-naps...not necessarly in that order
KAYE RIVERCITY is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:41 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.