1972 Datsun 510 gas tank

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mpdcop
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1972 Datsun 510 gas tank

Post by mpdcop » 24 Oct 2011 13:00

Does anyone know where I would be able to buy a new Datsun 510 gas tank. I was looking into just having the old one cleaned and re-sealed, but it will cost about 300$..I figured I could get a new one for that. thanks

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Re: 1972 Datsun 510 gas tank

Post by okayfine » 24 Oct 2011 13:19

You can't, unless someone has one stored in a garage.

Best bet is to find a used one in better condition and seal that.
Because when you spend a silly amount of money on a silly, trivial thing that will help you not one jot, you are demonstrating that you have a soul and a heart and that you are the sort of person who has no time for Which? magazine. – Jeremy Clarkson

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Re: 1972 Datsun 510 gas tank

Post by two_68_510s » 24 Oct 2011 14:06

PMed you
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2 '68 510 2 door sedans
'95 240SX
74 Jensen Healey

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Re: 1972 Datsun 510 gas tank

Post by S15DET » 24 Oct 2011 17:49

Check out this thread...
http://www.the510realm.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=20867
if you just need the tank that's great, I could use the upper vent tank.
PM me if this works for you.

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