Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Onley, Va.
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Re: Fuel tank replacement
If you have any old bicycle tubes laying around, or thin rubber, you could cut it to replace the tar paper between the tank straps and the tank, it's only there so you don't have metal to metal contact.
As for the strainer, brakleen or carb cleaner would be your best bet.
The "grease" on the frame might be oil soaked undercoating.
Just went through the same exact thing myself, damn plastic stone guard.....be sure to cut louvers or at least drill holes in the plastic stone guard, before you re-install it.
95 S-10, Was ready for the scrap heap......but I brought it back