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Technical: Oil Tanks
Jerry Raino and Dave Hennessey

K, KH, XL, XLH - 62507-xx

The 62507-xx side mounted oil tank was used on the K, KH, XL, and XLH models.

Work progresses on unravelling the differences in the following tanks:
  • 62507-62 — Late 1962-1963 (1964?) XLH
  • 62507-62A — 1964 XLH
  • 62507-62B — 1965 - ?
  • 62507-67 — 1967 ?????

Competition Models - 6250x-xx

The 6250?-xx horseshoe oil tank was used on the competetion K, KH, and XL models

XLCH 1958 - 1965 - 62503-xx

The 62503-xx horseshoe oil tank was used on the XLC and XLCH models from 1958 until 1965..

XLCH 1966 - 1969 and beyond

The “Lunch Box” oil tank was used on the XLCH models from 1966 through the later 1970s.