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Removal of the petrol tank

Hello, I am having trouble removing my petrol tank on my 1993 XJ6 Jag, I have removed the 2 sraps and removed the rubber trim from the top of the filler neck but still cant seem to pull the tank out, it is as if there is somthing still holding it in the middle of the tank underneath. Just wondering if there is any other mounting bolts or another pipe underneath the tank? Cheers, Richie

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The 93 xj6 tank is in the trunk behind the spare tire and battery, While there are two straps holding it, they will not be rusty because they are inside the trunk. After disconnecting everything in the trunk, jack up the car (use jack stands) crawl under and disconnect the two clips holding the fuel lines to the tank. There are two holes in the trunk under the tank that let the lines through.
Now the tank will pull right out.

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