DODGE RAM- 2500 & 3500

AUXILIARY LONG RANGE FUEL TANKS

Brown Davis has worked closely with some of Australia’s best vehicle modifiers to design a long range fuel tank that turns the Dodge Ram into a mile eating machine. 

The small amount of room around the vehicles standard fuel tank meant designing a larger replacement fuel tank would not give us the extra capacity we wanted. The only solution left was using the room behind the rear diff where the spare wheel is located. With the large tubs and amount of customers opting for aftermarket trays with spare wheels mounted to rear made this a perfect solution.

 

Specifications

PART NUMBER: DRAM16A1

TANK TYPE: TRANSFER AUXILIARY
CAPACITY: 120 LITRE
FILLER POINT: STANDARD- Y FILLER
TANK LOCATION: BEHIND REAR AXLE
FITTING TIME: 5 hour/s
MODIFICATIONS: RELOCATE SPARE WHEEL

This system is designed to pump the fuel from the Brown Davis auxiliary fuel tank into the vehicles standard fuel tank. At the flick of a switch fuel will be pumped into your vehicles standard tank to then be feed to the engine. An LED gauge is supplied to show driver the fuel level of the auxiliary fuel tank at all times. When the auxiliary tank becomes empty an automatic alarm will sound to tell driver to switch pump system off. This prevents pump from continuously running which can course pump failure. All parts and hardware for install are supplied

Fuel pumps burning out is now a thing of the past. Brown Davis has developed a new auxiliary fuel tank gauge, switch and buzzer unit to be supplied with most Brown Davis auxiliary transfer fuel tanks. the small unit is no bigger then a 10 cent coin and can be mounted nicely in vehicles dashes.

TANK FULL – FUEL NOT TRANSFERRING

THE LED GAUGE WILL SHOW TANK LEVEL AT ALL TIMES EVEN IF PUMP IS NOT RUNNING.

TANK FULL – FUEL TRANSFERRING

WHEN BUTTON IS PRESSED THE PUMP WILL BEGIN TRANSFERRING FUEL ACROSS TO YOUR VEHICLES MAIN TANK. THE ROUND YELLOW LED LIGHT SHOWS PUMP IS RUNNING

TANK HALF FULL – FUEL TRANSFERRING

AS FUEL IS BEING TRANSFERRED ACROSS THE LED LIGHTS WILL SHOW FUEL LEVEL REMAINING IN YOUR AUXILIARY TANK. AT ANY STAGE YOU CAN PRESS THE BUTTON AND STOP THE TRANSFER OF FUEL.

TANK EMPTY – FUEL TRANSFERRING

WHEN TANK IS COMPLETELY EMPTY A BUZZER WILL SOUND AS A REMINDED TO TURN THE PUMP OFF. LEAVING FUEL PUMPS ON FOR LONG PERIODS OF TIME CAN BURN THEM OUT

Photos of auxiliary fuel tank installed

Key features of the Dodge Ram Auxiliary Tanks

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Tapered departure angle

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Internal baffling system to prevent fuel slosh and strengthen tank structure

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Gusseted brackets with double thickness pads to spread tank mounting loads

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Fuel sender unit flange – Excepts supplied sender unit to give fuel level reading

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filler tube- connects to supplied “t-piece” fills through standard filler

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Fast fill breather for rapid filling and to reduce bowser shut off (works with fast fill)

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Fuel Pick up- supplies fuel to main tank

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Drain Plug- for draining bad fuel

Tough tourers need a tough tank

Patriot Campers use Brown Davis Long Range Fuel Tanks in their Superam Supertourers. They push our gear to the limits towing camper trailers all over the country.

Justin – Owner of Patriot Campers

“Patriot Campers has always taken product testing to the limits and hundreds of thousands of kilometres across this country quickly sorts out product faults. We have always run Brown Davis tanks in our tow vehicles.
Being designed and tested in Australia and the company having a strong motorsport heritage, Brown Davis are the only brand of tanks we offer to our customers”

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