View Full Version : fuel cell install in my bird

11-20-2016, 09:36 PM
I decided to have a fuel cell installed in my thunderbird to solve fuel starvation issues. I was not a big fan of having to cut out the spare tire well and install a custom made 16 gauge steel box. I am going make a bracket so that I can mount my spare tire forward and down at a angel. Here is some pictures of the install it is a 16 gallon tank. I did mount a heavy duty 40 ohm resistor in the fuel level lead to get the dash gauge to read correctly.




11-21-2016, 10:32 AM
Looks good. How many gallons did you go with?

11-21-2016, 07:28 PM
Good start to your install, what fuel pump are you going with? I went with an Aeromotive A1000.

11-22-2016, 12:45 AM
It is a 16 gallon fuel cell. I am running a single detch works 350 lph pump. I might add a second pump later under the max usage I am only using 305 lph.