Close Yeah, keep it Undo Close This video is unavailable. Good Luck, Mark tstokes7102-16-2004, 08:09 PMYes, it's actually a shame. This problem is minimized when tank is kept relatively full because then less condensation is formed. I have a 2000 4x4 Chevrolet Tahoe. have a peek here
If it came with a new Float Arm assembly, then, yes, it has a new level sensor. Source(s): Six String Bandit · 6 years ago 1 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Asker's rating Report Abuse i had a 94 S10 Like I say, this is usually a straight-forward, very common problem. Sign in to add this video to a playlist.
I corrected the brake problems with high quality drums, shoes, springs, rotors, and pads. Ask Your Own Chevy Question Customer: replied6 years ago. You should stick to "top tier" gasolines (Chevron, Shell, Phillips/Conoco) because they have a higher percentage of protective additives. You drive a few miles and look down…and oops the gas gauge is functioning.
I got some from GM Parts Direct and have been using it from day one on my '06. Whether the gauge reads empty after a fill-up, or full while the car is actually running on fumes, there's one thing for certain: the darn thing is just wrong. And the fuel level sensor was not replaced with the new fuel pump, correct? 2000 Chevy Silverado Fuel Gauge Problems Altogether, it took about 5 hours and $75.
You would think that I have learned from my prior mistakes, but not.. 2004 LT 1500 Crew cab, 4X4, Z71, GT4, G80, 5.3, Up grades: General 275 55 R20 on 8.5"X20" 2001 Chevy Silverado Gas Gauge Problems It was a pain to replace because there was no access cover under the rear seats. The problem isn't in your truck, it's in the fuel tank.
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I went to my local GM dealer and I priced the fuel level sensor. 2002 Chevy Silverado Fuel Gauge Problem Those folks had to replace the complete sending unit. replied6 years ago. Show more Language: English Content location: United States Restricted Mode: Off History Help Loading...
RIP. 2001 Silverado SL C1500 Ext. Also check the ones inside the pump assembly that come from the float arm/level sensor that go to the top of the pump assembly. 1999 Chevy Tahoe Fuel Gauge Problem These are the same type problems they've had for years and they could fix them if they wanted to. 2005 Chevy Silverado Fuel Gauge Problems Answer Questions Will a Bully Dog 40417 programmer work on a 2007 Chevy 4.3 engine?
Man who stand on toilet high on pot. navigate here Sometimes it shows I am on empty when I have gas, sometimes it says full when i'm nowhere near, sometimes its right, and other times it fluxuates back & forth. Back to top #7 ken1mod ken1mod Senior Enthusiast Member 1,150 posts Location:Northern Arizona Posted 17 June 2006 - 04:14 PM Hey Cranky, What brand of fuel have you been using? Recall, investigation and TSB data is from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.It's always best to seek help from a qualified professional mechanic. Gas Gauge Troubleshooting
Sounds like you are going to have a faulty Fuel Level Sensor. The electric fuel pump went out on it at 50,000 miles. Did it come with a new fuel level sensor? Check This Out Upvote (44)Flag inappropriate2003 Chevrolet Tahoe 171,000 mi, Visitorfuel gage floating from empy to full to half Upvote (41)Flag inappropriate2002 Chevrolet Tahoe 146,000 mi, Visitorgas gauge fell down touching another gauge Upvote
Sign in 1 Loading... How To Fix Gas Gauge Stuck On Full The fuel level sensor contains a variable resistor, which changes resistance in correspondence to the amount of fuel in the fuel tank. The fuel gauge may read 1/4 tank.
Close RepairPal Get Your Car Fixed Learn About Your Car About RepairPal For Shop Owners RegisterSign InCancel Why should I have to pay hundreds to fix Chevy's problem?” tromeo, Youngstown, Ohio Share on Facebook Retweet this page NHTSA is an acronym for the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration This means that you cannot reply to this topic. 9 replies to this topic #1 4x4chevyman 4x4chevyman Enthusiast Newbie 24 posts Posted 26 December 2004 - 03:42 PM anyone had there Silverado Fuel Gauge Erratic and Ext Cab with LQ4 or L18 and without K53 (robust fuel system) 89060637 Sensor Assembly, Main Tank, Side 2000-2003 159259 0636, C/K, Long Wheel Base Utility with LM7 or LQ4
Password Register FAQ Calendar Today's Posts Search Register to remove these ads. GM's gauges are flip-flopping more than a politician during campaign season. Back to top #10 Elwood 2000 Elwood 2000 Senior Enthusiast Member 1,413 posts Posted 18 June 2006 - 08:24 AM I bought the AC Delco part, pump, sending unit and all http://camtronics.net/fuel-gauge/2002-f350-fuel-gauge-not-working.html Back to top #9 Cranky1 Cranky1 Enthusiast Member 84 posts Name:Todd Location:Milton, Ontario Gender:Male Drives:2004 Chevy Silverado, K 1500, LT Crew cab,, Short box Posted 18 June 2006 - 06:24 AM
The kid behind the parts counter told me try some GM tank cleaner before replacing the sensor, I thought for $12 why not! None of the auto parts stores had this sensor in stock, so it was an overnight wait for that. If that all checks, i know it sound like a pain, but i'd try a "better quality" pump assembly. It is the sending unit in the tank.
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