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Gas Gauge

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08-05-02, 09:18 AM   #1  
Gas Gauge

!993 Plymouth Grand Voyager. Occasionally when the gas tank has a little less than half, the gas gauge light comes on indicating need for gas. As soon as I fill the tank the guage shows full even though it took less than 1/2 tank. It does this occasionally. I have shut off the engine when this occurred and restarted and the guage works fine again. Is this a Float problem or an electrical. Additionally can the float be located easily. Thankyou, Sincerely Alibaba

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08-05-02, 09:33 AM   #2  
The float is inside the fuel tank and the tank must be dropped to service the float.

Could be a ground issue.

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08-07-02, 04:05 PM   #3  
Hard to say for sure but could be a defective sending unit also. The fact that everything returns to normal with a cycling of the ignition leads me to believe that the gauge/low fuel indicator may be computer controled don't know without doing some research.

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