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Gas tank sending unit for 1935 Super 8 Phaeton?
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Could anyone give me a source for a new or rebuild gas tank sending unit for a 1935 1205 Seven Passenger Phaeton? Many Thanks, George

Posted on: 6/25 10:13
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Re: Gas tank sending unit for 1935 Super 8 Phaeton?
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KM Lifestyles has been able to repair or reproduce many of the various senders used in those years. Several on the forum are using their products.

Posted on: 6/25 11:39
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Re: Gas tank sending unit for 1935 Super 8 Phaeton?
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Yes KM is great. But caution! They made me an EXACT replacement sender that included a cork float. After installation later, I found the cork was not treated in any way and so the cork float got eaten up by the ethanol.
Down comes the tank again and I had to get a replacement of the cork float with a plastic one.

Solution: see if they can put on a plastic float (I did) or coat the cork with gas tank liner paint or whatever it is..is it a paint? I brought this to their attention but it was when the pandemic was starting to take hold.
I do not know if they actually made the change.

https://www.jegs.com/vpt/Omix-ADA/Fuel+Level+Float[UPLOADING IMAGE.... PLEASE WAIT]

Posted on: 6/25 13:38
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