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  1. Pop Out Dents in a Motorcycle Gas Tank

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    A tutorial how to pop out dents in a motorcycle gas tank without special tools. DIY Paintless dent repair. Try this before spending big money on repainting your bike, cause original paint is really cool and I think original paint is worth more. In this video, I will use an old inner tube I was...
  2. Repair a Leaky Gas Tank by Soldering

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    How to fix a leaky gas tank by soldering it. Fixes, pinholes, small cracks, and seams without painting. Easy Step by step. you can do this, because a leaky gas tank sucks, stinks, is dangerous. Remember " Vintage motorcyclist is a person willing to take a container of highly flammable liquid...
  3. Looking for info on unusual tank

    Non-Model Specific Honda Twin Topics
    I bought two sl350's a couple of years ago and the guy wanted to get rid of alot of extra parts he had to clean out his garage. One of the items was a gas tank that has an unusual paint scheme on it. The guy I got it from thought that Honda had made a small run of specialty bikes in the late...
  4. Simple paintless gas tank dent repair, no special tools.

    Fuel Supply and Carburation
    Here is a simple way to pop out dents in your gas tank without repainting. Save your original paint! Works most of the time. Try this before sanding, bondo and painting. Its worth a try.
  5. Looking for an '82 CB450SC or '80 CM400 tank

    Wanted Parts and Bikes
    Hey guys, I'm looking for a fuel tank that fits either a 1982 CB450SC or one that fits a 1980 CM400e. My zip code is 29627. Thanks guys!
  6. First time bike restorer in Savannah GA

    Member Introductions
    Hey everyone, I recently was given a 1978 CB400t by a friend who didn't have time to work on it. I am a mechanic for a golf course, so I took it on as a fun project. My friend had it in pieces, and I have recently really dove into it. It doesn't have carbs, so I need to locate those, and replace...
  7. Prepping tank to weld pinhole(or another method?)?

    Fuel Supply and Carburation
    I was doing a rust removing treatment which created a pinhole on the bottom right of my tank. I have J&B weld to patch up the hole but i know its not smart to have any trace of gas in the tank before heating it or dealing with an open flame. I read in another forum that rinsing with hot water...
  8. rusted gas tank 71 cb350

    Fuel Supply and Carburation
    I am restoring a 71 cb350 and have previously relined the gas tank due to rusting. I thought I had gotten all of the rust off but the new liner is peeling and i can see rust underneath. Any recommendations on how I should go about doing this again? successful products any of you have used for...
  9. 1980 CM400T Gas Tank Latch Lock Removal/Touch up paint

    Miscellaneous Discussion
    Jrobinson17 has been nice enough to let me buy his 1980 CM400T tank to replace my dented 1979. The only real issue is that he doesnt have the key so he cant ship it opened up for me. My bike is keyed to my ignition (factory) and so I was thinking I'd just take out mine and place it in his...
  10. WTB 1979 CM400T Tank (or one that fits)

    Wanted Parts and Bikes
    Im looking for a 79 cm400t tank or any other tank cm400c,e,a,etc that fits with no modification. I just got the motorcycle and other than the tank, its in near perfect condition. The current tank has a good layer of surface rust on the inside that I can remove and seal, however someone took a...
  11. 1971 CB350 Candy Gold Gas Tank

    Parts For Sale
    Hey all – just posted a '71 CB350 Candy Gold gas tank on ebay. Check it out here: 1971 Honda CB350 Gas Tank | eBay Very recent, nicely done paint job. A few small nicks, but no dents or damage elsewhere on exterior. The interior lining, however, has been flaking off. Taking off a layer of...
  12. WTT: SL360 Tank for CB360 Tank

    Parts For Sale
    Hey guys I bought a cj360t that was poorly set up as a flat black cafe racer. Seat went into the garbage, but the tank looked okay. I stripped off the black paint on it today and it turned out to be a super cool tank, but not what I am looking for. I don't see any of these on eBay, so I thought...
  13. 450 tank identification

    Fuel Supply and Carburation
    Does anyone know what year this 450 tank belongs to? I was thinking it was only available in 1969 but I am not 100% sure. Any help would be much appreciated! Also, what is a tank like this worth? I work primarily with the smaller 160's and 305's and got this for cheap, just trying to place it...
  14. Wonky gas cap alignment.

    Fuel Supply and Carburation
    So i just got this honda cb500 t tank dirt cheap but in good condition and then i realized that the gas cap is not the right one or its poorly welded.should i just remove the whole thing and get one of those twist on caps? Suggestions?
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