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Old 10-14-2012, 08:35 PM
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Sending unit pickup screen

I took the sending unit out of the old front tank and the little black piece with the screen was broken into a few pieces and rolling around the old tank I looked online and they are around $30 is there a cheaper mod or pickup that I can use?
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The cheapest way is to use a length of fuel rated hose clamped onto the picup tube where the "shower head" strainer was. Be sure to cut a V in the loose end so it won't suck to the tank bottom or side. The mod I liked better was to use a tube compression union and a length of copper tubing on the pickup tube. If I remember right you need a 3/8 union and tube.
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I have the tube so that's no big deal but I can get a union easy and its a lot cheaper but I do have some fuel hose laying around and that free so maybe ill do that I want to put sumps in next summer
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