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Old 02-27-2012, 09:33 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Fuel Gauge Doesnt Work

I recently bought this 1996 for a really good deal. The old guy that had it said that a while after he bought the truck (new) the fuel gauge stopped working and he never had the desire to fix it, he just topped off when the odometer went to 400. I want to fix it. What would the procedure be to fix it or put a new one in? Thanks
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Old 02-28-2012, 12:05 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Perhaps the 2 threads below can be of help.

Joe G's fuel system writeup

Fuel Sending Unit Repair For Under $1
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Old 02-28-2012, 01:02 AM   #3 (permalink)
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it could be the sender: mine a little brass float that cost 100 from dodge
it kept on reading E just throwing it in there
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Old 02-28-2012, 05:05 AM   #4 (permalink)
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the float/potentiometer part of the module crapped out on mine. replaced it with one out of a truck my buddy was stealing the motor out of and fixed. the procedure is out lined in Joe G's write up posted above
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