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OK, this is a crazy question.
I don't know how I could have missed this for so long.
I always thought this fuel tank was between 22 and 24 gallons.
It is an '84 B150 California Conversion Van, and I'm the second owner.
Last week I filled it up for a long trip, and I was looking at the pump spinning well past 22 gallons, then 24, then 26.....yikes!
Well I stopped the pump at $99, about 28 gallons. And I had about a 1/6 of a tank accoring to the gauge.

Whoah I'm thinking, this place has got issues with their weights and measures. So I was going to place a call at the beginning of the week.

THEN, on the trip back I noticed a similar experience at a different station.
Pushing 29 gallons...with room to spare.

The needle pegged the F.

Q: Could the conversion have included say an oversized tank? Was this common back then? If so, what was the common upgrade? 32 gallon?
It is a big black plastic tank. Maybe there is a marking on it somewhere.

Thanks for any clues.
 

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Some vans have 35 gallon tanks. Also, be sure the pump is measuring gallons and not liters. That tripped me up one time, but of course $99 for 28 gallons sound about right too.
 

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LOL -- I know what you mean. You have to kind of mentally square it off.
It's either a 22 or a 35. I drove a '94 B250 for 7 years with a broken gauge and always thought is was a 22. I'd drive 300 miles and fill it up. After "guesstimating", it's a 35.
 
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