Having problems with your 1984 GMC K3500 ?

Can you access the fuel tank from inside the cab of gmc jimmy 1984 full size

\015 Is there a filter inside the tank\015
Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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The tank is mounted under the truck, there is no access plate that I know of.
The pump has a sock filter on the end of it in the bottom of the tank.
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