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Hi all, are there any gas tank experts that can confirm if this is the right tank for my 1981 KX250? When I bought the bike the tank (along with other parts) came separate.
The main reason why i feel it's the wrong one is because when mounting it I have to bed the two front tabs out quite a bit to get it to align to the mounting point. So much that it acutally bends the tank a bit. Is that normal?.
Any ideas? Or am I just crazy and it's the right tank. I feel it isnt and the previous owner isn't sure as I bought it from a shop.

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It's actually the other way, I have to bed them outward quite a bit to get it on.It's a very tight fit. You made a good point about warpage. Perhaps not being installed on the bike for a long time it just didn't fit right. After close inspection one more time, I think i'm ok and just jumped the gun a little on this one :)
 
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