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Fuel tank shield on 2002 axiom is rusted out. Dealer said no parts available. Does the tank shield hold up the fuel tank or just add protection for off road driving?

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    Richard Rishkel Dec 17, 2011

    i just dropped the tank on my wifes axiom last week and john nail is wrong. the shield does hold the gas tank up for some stupid reason. the two straps hes talking about hold the gas tank to the shield. trust me on this one, get a new shield.

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The shield does not hold the tank in the car, if you take a good look you will see 2 straps that hold the tank in the car the shield is there to help protect the tank from rocks and things you might run over, they rust out because dirt and water gets on top of the shield between the tank and the shield and it can't get out, we remove the shields sometimes because if the car is not used off road much there is a lot higher chance of the tank rusting and developing a leak because of all the dirt and water that is trapped between the shield and tank then there is of the driver damaging the tank by driving over something.

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