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rreddock, Apr 10, 2007 #1 OzzyRules Hero Member Joined: Nov 14, 2006 Messages: 298 Likes Received: 0 Gender: Male The common fuel gauge problem has the needle bouncing around . HELP PLEASE By simplyfamous in forum 3.8L V6 Naturally Aspirated (L36)(L26) Replies: 4 Last Post: 12-23-2009, 06:47 PM 2001 Grand Prix GT: possible multiple issues... Michael, May 6, 2007 #10 netwiz101 Newbie Joined: May 8, 2007 Messages: 2 Likes Received: 0 I also realize this is an old post, but SAFETY is always a good reminder. All you have to do is push on the forked retainer shown and then pull assembly down and off the fuel pump pod assembly. http://camtronics.net/grand-prix/2001-pontiac-grand-prix-hud-not-working.html

This gray cover is zip tied on and it also has small clips that hold it to the connector. tcestes02-02-2009, 10:41 PMIs that the sending unit on the ground to the left of it? netwiz101, May 8, 2007 #11 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Share This Page Tweet Your name or email address: Do you already have Published on Feb 18, 2013idk if anyone could help me out but gas gauge aint working Category Autos & Vehicles License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading...

2004 Grand Prix Fuel Gauge Problems

I have taken the time to pull the pump out and adjust the float arm. Ask Ron Z. Sometimes it fluctuates back and forth..other times it will stay on full the entire time and doesn't go down.

I will be happy to continue further and do everything I can to provide you with the service you seek.I am not paid unless I get a rating of 3 to I just reset the odometer every fillup and be sure to fill up again around 350 miles. If not then your issue may be closer to the PCM. 2000 Pontiac Grand Prix Fuel Level Sensor Full one minute empty the next.

my issue was that when i first started my car, my fuel gauge would swing to full and after about 10 seconds it would plummet down to empty as long as Grand Prix Gas Gauge Not Working rreddock said: Hello, This is my 1st post as I am new to the forum. So, no issues in the wiring or the dash. this contact form If you get a reading between 40 ohms and 250 ohms then you may have an issue with your pcm and you may need to replace it.

If you check the voltage in this orange wire and it drops at the same time the fuel gauge drops then again it leads back to the pcm possibly being the 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix Fuel Sending Unit Mine indicated quite a few unrelated issues Reply With Quote 02-19-2014 #7 GTP89 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message GTP Level Member Join Date Sep 2010 Location Buena Park Ca Instead of cutting the original body ground from the battery I just basically added a second ground for it just in case. Let me know what you come up with. 0 · Share on Facebook Fast_Eddie18 Posts: 2 November 2008 I just wanted to share this information with all the Grand Prix owners.

Grand Prix Gas Gauge Not Working

Loading... http://www.justanswer.com/pontiac/7qv7y-pontiac-grand-prix-gt-fuel-gauge-reads-full-time.html Do this in a well ventilated area, and have a cloth to catch some of the fuel that will spill out of the module as you take it out of the 2004 Grand Prix Fuel Gauge Problems Remember, ANY TIME you are working with flammables to keep a fire extinguisher handy! 2004 Pontiac Grand Prix Fuel Level Sensor Gus, Apr 12, 2007 #6 rreddock Newbie Joined: Apr 10, 2007 Messages: 3 Likes Received: 0 Hey, you guys rock with excellent info.

Turbo231 46,575 views 9:58 Fuel gauge reads wrong after fuel pump replaced - Duration: 5:09. navigate here in my situation it read 5 volts. If You Cant Hear The Whine You're Too Far Behind... replied3 years ago. 2002 Pontiac Grand Prix Fuel Level Sensor

The fuel pump can leave you walking if it goes down just right, although there seem to be some warning signs first or it refuses to start. GPVlog 4,892 views 4:58 Replace Fuel Tank Sending Unit on 2007 Chevy Malibu - Duration: 22:13. I travel about 280 miles between fill ups. Check This Out BNaylor01-29-2009, 10:07 PMI wasn't aware that I could buy just the fuel sending unit.

I need to know what could cause this and how to fix it and for how much. 23 answers I have just over 80,000 miles on my car and it was 2003 Pontiac Grand Am Fuel Gauge Problems now if this doesnt fix your issue well then we can move on to the next step. Reply With Quote 02-19-2014 #6 onlywinged1 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message SE Level Member Join Date Sep 2013 Location florida Posts 18 Chats0 Re: how to diagnose and repair

Next remove the intake tube going from the throttle body to the mass air flow sensor and from the mass air flow sensor to the air box.

True the labor costs would probably be the same but replacing just the level sensor is very effective as far as cost savings. wlkjr01-30-2009, 06:18 AMI replaced my fuel pump last year and it still doesn't read correctly, but it is not erratic. thehankster127 234 views 2:06 Fixing A Broken Gas Gauge On Your Car - Duration: 2:59. 2001 Pontiac Grand Prix Fuel Level Sensor Nearly everyone must be using poor fuel if thats the case.

realfixesrealfast 25,444 views 5:09 Pontiac Grand Prix GXP - Gas gauge descrepencies - Duration: 4:58. Our Certified shops honor these estimates.Find a ShopRepairPal certifies only the best shops in your neighborhood by verifying quality work, training, and customer satisfaction.Why Certified?Certified Shops honor fair price estimates, bringing I ground the metal down and applied dielectric grease to the location to prevent rust. this contact form so instead of removing the factory chassis cable i just disconnected the bolt to the negative terminal of the battery and connected the ring terminal on the end of a section

Why not just replace the fuel level sending unit. Then with the tank on my workbench, sender in the tank, jumpers to the car's wiring, I added fuel and made slight adjustments to the float lever (bending) until it was Register | Help What's New? About Press Copyright Creators Advertise Developers +YouTube Terms Privacy Policy & Safety Send feedback Try something new!

Working... May not always be that simple but for about $10 it fixed my particular issue Reply With Quote 02-19-2014 #11 GTP89 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message GTP Level Member Plus they will answer any questions on parts warranty. Carefully inspect the electrical connector to the top of the fuel pump for any loose, broken or damaged wires.