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Wanted - fuel tank
« on: August 11, 2018, 04:08:36 PM »
Need to buy a fuel tank for 2017 yrar cb500x.

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Re: Wanted - fuel tank
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2018, 08:57:33 PM »
You've got an off?
Which color you need?

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Re: Wanted - fuel tank
« Reply #2 on: August 11, 2018, 10:13:21 PM »

Managed to fell over because of short legs :(
Sword metallic gray is needed. With very good price other color is ok.

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Re: Wanted - fuel tank
« Reply #3 on: August 12, 2018, 01:21:15 AM »
That dent can be pulled out almost completely straight by a good body shop without needing a repaint. I have done them myself using various methods. My two choices are the hot glue dent puller and pressurizing the tank and using hot and cold cycles to pop the dent out.

There is no video for the other method I use where I pressurize a fuel tank and use hot and cold water to pop the dents out.

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Re: Wanted - fuel tank
« Reply #4 on: August 12, 2018, 05:33:37 AM »
I have showed the dent to every place, all say nothing can be done. The dent is with an angle(curve?) and strongly deformed...
I fell upside down... So the tree hit the part with the line that is suppose to be for strenght.

Please send as message more about your method :)
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Re: Wanted - fuel tank
« Reply #5 on: August 12, 2018, 04:44:34 PM »
Sorry to hear that Margit - take a look at Babbitts Partshouse, a new tank for a 2017 model is only $317.93, and they come painted, ready to fit.

https://www.hondapartshouse.com/oemparts/a/hon/5907908a87a8660d54fac880/fuel-tank-fuel-pump

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