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It depends on what tank you are using which side the fuel tap mounts on. If the tap mounts on the left then the fuel line runs between the cylinders. The 1980 Roadster tank is like this.


My 82 xls is the same, petcock on left side of tank, fuel line runs between cylinders.

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