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Miles to empty and low fuel light continued to work almost flawlessly. I want to fix it, and the options that I see as possibilities are the following:1. my temp guage is under the prong . As soon as I cut the engine off, the needle went down past the empty mark, and rested on top of the stop pin. Source

I do not like the crimp connectors, so I stripped the wires and soldered them and carefully taped them up. Contact Us DoItYourself.com Mobile Site Privacy Statement Top All times are GMT -7. I hate not knowing how much gas I actually have in the tank. Add to Want to watch this again later?

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To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. My needle jumps randomly and will not show me how much is in the tank. my car does it horribly.

The other suggestion was to take the dash apart, and manually move the needle back with your hand. Scotty Kilmer 389,841 views 2:59 2003 Buick Century Odometer Instrument Panel Repair - Duration: 14:30. Schrodingers Box 391,273 views 16:23 HOW TO RESET CHECK ENGINE LIGHT, FREE EASY WAY! - Duration: 4:02. 2001 Buick Century Fuel Gauge Not Working At first I was having trouble, cause the needle would only move part of the way.

Had to use the trip mileage for the last 5 years to gage when to fill the tank. Fuel Gauge Needle Stuck On Full He offered a couple of suggestions to fix it. Kenya Richmond, VA #7 Jun 6, 2015 My temp gauge started too mess up when my battery went dead. 2days later my car starts to overheat & start smoking... http://repairpal.com/fuel-level-sensor-failure-2422 You may freely link to this site, and use it for non-commercial use subject to our terms of use.

the wipers had just worn out and would not make contact with the resistor reliably-hence the erratic readings. Buick Lesabre Fuel Gauge Problem Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Skip navigation UploadSign inSearch Loading... Advertise Find a Contractor Interactive How-to's About Us Terms of Use Privacy Policy Cookie Policy Site Map DoItYourself.com is an INTERNET BRANDS company.

Fuel Gauge Needle Stuck On Full

Thanks for kicking off the conversation! http://community.cartalk.com/t/1999-buick-bad-fuel-gauge/80918 bah53 23,516 views 6:42 Gas Gauge Reads Too Low - Duration: 5:23. How To Fix Gas Gauge Needle do a circular motion a couple of times and it works. 2000 Buick Century Fuel Gauge Fluctuates Upvote Flag inappropriate1999 Buick Park Avenue 221,000 mi, VisitorFuel gauge needle wraps all the way around after filling a full gas tank.

It's kind of a pain to have to remove that fuse, but it's a lot easier than messing with the gauge cluster! this contact form I noticed the needle is sitting below the black stop pin, allowing it to not move at all. Buick Park Avenue News Forums Not a Topix user yet? It's a nightmare. 2002 Buick Century Fuel Gauge Problems

Sponsored Links 08-02-10,07:28 PM #2 dmitchelljr Member Join Date Apr 2002 State GA Posts 72 Hey, I was on another site and a man said he had replaced the battery on I tried the magnet thing and it worked, time will tell if it stays that way. Was unable to locate problem but suggest a relay stuck causing this problem. http://camtronics.net/fuel-gauge/2000-buick-regal-gas-gauge-not-working.html Was this answer helpful?YesNo Monday, October 5th, 2009 AT 3:18 AM axlebreaker Member You can fix the gauge yourself by pulling the plastic trims from around the gauge cluster and pulling

YOU DON'T HAVE TO OPEN THE INSTRUMENT CLUSTER TO FIX THIS !You just need a fairly powerful magnet. How To Reset Fuel Gauge Needle It took me about 5 minutes because I just needed a little more magnet power. My 1999 Park Ave had the same problem.

Upvote (1)Flag inappropriate1997 Buick Park Avenue VisitorI had some type of electrical "thing" going on when trying to start the car (found out that it was my Ignition Control Module!!)Anyway, found

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I would like to have it fixed, but don't want to spend a fortune. RepairPalĀ® RepairPal CertifiedĀ® Close RepairPal Get Your Car Fixed Learn About Your Car About RepairPal For Shop Owners RegisterSign great, now I have a heat and gas gauge that don't work.I went on line, and read about the magnet fix. http://camtronics.net/fuel-gauge/1997-buick-lesabre-gas-gauge-not-working.html Upvote Flag inappropriate2003 Buick Park Avenue 143,000 mi, VisitorAfter giving someone a jump, my needle went the other way.

It comes with the fuel pump as an assembly.