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Posted: Thu Jan 03, 2008 7:55 pm 
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Anyone had problems screwing the black retaining ring onto the top of the fuel pump cover??? I cant get it to go on no matter how i try, is there some trick to it?? Or will bashing it work???
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Posted: Thu Jan 03, 2008 9:29 pm 
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You need to apply A LOT of downward pressure to overcome the large o-ring that seals the tank. Try climbing into the boot and using most of your body weight to try and help compress the o-ring until the screw bites.

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Posted: Fri Jan 04, 2008 3:29 pm 
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Lol i thought of that line from your sig when i was bashing the thing on with a mallet :D worked a treat thanks.
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