Nissan Pick-ups and Pathfinder 1989-1995

Tank Assembly

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1, 2, 3 and 4

  1. Disconnect the negative cable from the battery.
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  3. Remove the fuel tank protector cover.
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CAUTION
Never smoke when working around gasoline! Avoid all sources of sparks or ignition. Gasoline vapors are EXTREMELY volatile!

  1. If equipped, remove the drain plug at the bottom of the tank and drain the fuel into a suitable container.
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  3. Disconnect the filler tube from the filler hose.
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  5. Disconnect the ventilation hoses, the fuel return hose and fuel outlet hose from the tank. Detach the gauge unit wires at the electrical connector.
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  7. Unfasten the mounting bolts and remove the fuel tank.
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  9. Installation is the reverse of removal. When installing, tighten the clamps securely, but do not crimp any of the lines. Install the clips holding the fuel tube to the underbody securely. Do not attach the filler hose to the tube until the tank is in place; attaching the filler hose prematurely may cause leaks around the connection.
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Fig. Fig. 1: View of the fuel tank and lines installed in the vehicle



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Fig. Fig. 2: Fuel tank and lines-1989 models



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Fig. Fig. 3: Fuel tank and lines-1990 and later Pick-up models



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Fig. Fig. 4: Fuel tank and lines-1990 and later Pathfinder models

 
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