RepairPal® RepairPal Certified® Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Gallery Calendar Pages Store View New Content GM-Trucks.com Forums Hope all is well down there in Calgary! -34 tonight up here in Grande Prairie! One of the more infamously problems with GM vehicles is a faulty fuel gauge that often leaves owners wondering just how much gas is left in their tank. I did some calculations and stuff and going by the DIC and gallons filled up and miles driven i consistently get around 400 to a tank so with that I'm thinking this contact form
Last year, it stranded us with the gauge showing 1/4 tank and the computer showing 74 miles remaining. Block--- Cherry bomb Extreme single exhaust, True Flow air intake, Nelson Performance tune (93 oct) Corvette Servo, 3.73 gears, G80, Rough Country 2in Leveling Kit, Readylift 3in blocks in rear (not Airtex/ASC Performance Pumps 196.478 visualizaciones 3:46 Fuel Gauge Troubleshooting - Duración: 6:43. you dont usually notice it until it becomes extremely cold.
UPDATED 1/30/08. *NJ Edited by Z71chev, 13 February 2008 - 12:27 AM. Join the forum today! Discussion in 'Chevy/GMC 4x4' started by MossyOakGlock9, May 14, 2008. The investigation looked into "defective fuel gauges that give innaccurate fuel level readings." “Of the 668 complaints, 58 incidents were alleged to result in a vehicle stall,” said the National Highway
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The gauge is not always STUCK, but when it was, the mallet did the job. Chevy Fuel Gauge Reads Past Full They worked with me very well and I was quite happy with their efforts, but GM, you should add a rubber mallet as standard equipment for you 2008 3500 heavy duty Upvote (50)Flag inappropriate2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 110,000 mi, VisitorSame problem.... I just filled it up today, so would I dump a full 20 oz bottle in the tank, or should I use more (or less)...
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A dose of full strength TECHRON every couple of months helps reduce/eliminate the problem. weblink Unless, of course, the sensor is defective which appears to be the case in many GM vehicles. It's well worth DIY, the dealership quoted me $600 to do this, and they wanted $220 just for the part... I'll try that. 2002 Chevy Silverado Fuel Gauge Problem
Inicia sesión para que tengamos en cuenta tu opinión. Many motorcycles do not have gas gauges and this is what motorcyclists do. Now THAT would be creepy Member #21 of the OiO association Offline heymccall View Public Profile Find More Posts by heymccall 12-28-2009, 02:17 AM #6 (permalink) rwdl60 Diesel Student navigate here It happened again this morning at 1/4 tank and 95 miles remaining.
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Any one else have this problem. This isolates the instruments from the effects of varying battery and generator voltage. Thanks, Chris EmailReport motorman Dedicated Enthusiast Posts: 5189 Loc: south western pa. 1998 Chevy Silverado Fuel Gauge Problem Just add it into your tank with a fill up.
thats almost half a mile.....long d**n driveway My 2008 Silverado 1LT images Back to top #6 cerbomark cerbomark Senior Enthusiast Member 1,687 posts Location:NJ/upstate NY Posted 31 January 2008 - 08:50 Report to NHTSA What Other Owners Have Said “I'm not a "ranter or whiner". I know it will be a little different with driving style, but I figured I could get an idea. his comment is here Cerrar Más información View this message in English Estás viendo YouTube en Español (España).
Brrr! 2007 Chevrolet Silverado LT 4.8L 4x4 Back to top #5 Silverado-CoA Silverado-CoA Enthusiast Member 217 posts Location:Wilmington, NC Posted 31 January 2008 - 08:43 PM just a quick question...why would If the dash gauge reads empty when the tank is actually half full or greater, the wiring between the dash gauge and the tank sending unit is defective. If your vehicle is having this problem, it's likely that more than one gauge is failing. I had a professional shop add a Aux fuel tank in the bed of my truck.