18-07 Adjusting Fuel Sender Wires

Left Tank

As explained in 18-07 Sender Float Wire I altered the size of the wires very slightly from the manual template to prevent the floats hitting the adjacent rib at half travel.


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The wires needed very little tweaking to achieve the 1/16″ gap top & bottom, with the float missing the rib comfortably.

Note that in the left tank the 1/16″ is governed by the float edge due to tank curvature.


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And with minor adjustment the left tank float misses the vent tube.


Right Tank

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In the right tank the float is orientated towards the rear, and so the wire needed minor tweaking to achieve the 1/16″ gap. This time it’s governed by the wire due to the tank skin curvature.

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