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Old 12-27-2019, 09:43 AM
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33 Ford replacement panel for fuel tank?

Not liking the fuel tanks that hang out the rear, I'm replacing mine with a cell in the trunk. I attached pics of lower panel removed, exposing tank for removal.
Is there such thing of a replacement panel to finish off the rear without the fuel tank and existing panel?
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If you massaged that fuel tank a good amount with a body hammer or a welder/ cutter to add a angle /remove that corner sticking out you might be able to fit a stock panel over it then modify that for a filler neck giving a stock look.

Or if possible move the tank forward and add more angle to the filler neck.
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This is a car I worked on that already had this panel on it.



But I see theres a gas cap there. I bet different styles are available. That one is steel and needed brackets connecting bumper to frame. Anyway, I don't know what its called or where it came from... but would it be what you are looking for? Try the search terms "33 Ford gas tank cover" or "33 Ford roll pan". I found this:

1933-34 Ford Gas Tank Cover
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