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Fuel tank is loose

It feels like the left side of the tank has slack, I can move the tank by grasping it on each side and move it side to side appx 1/4". Tthere must be bolts or nuts or something that will tighten it up. I've looked for bolts or brackets without removing the seat and can't find any such bolts. HELP

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    all bolts off, can't get it out the side.


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Heyii if you can easily remove the seat then do it on your own or take your bike to the nearest mechanic and get your seat opened.. the end of tank is covered through seat and when the seat is opened you will be able to see a bolt(or may be two) and you can tighten them up. but also there is a little play provided by the manufacturing plant to resist shocks..,so keep this in mind while tightening the bolts.. Belated Merry X-mas and Happy New Year [:)]

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