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Fuel Pressure Gauge goin crazy

Anyone ever seen this? My Glowshift fuel pressure gauge started doin this randomly...I already called Glowshift and the service tech told me it was a grounding issue...I didn't see any loose grounds when I looked everything over...and it does this randomly. For example...it did it today on the way home from work...but hasn't done it since last weekend. It's not a mechanical issue for sure...I think the gauge or the sender is going...anyone ever had this happen?


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is the sending unit hooked directly to the service port? i cant remember what vendor sells the extension, but it moves the sending unit away from the heat and vibration of the engine.


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My Glowshift guage is doing the same thing. I'm pretty sure it's the sending unit. My guage is less than a year old so it should be covered by the warranty. But the Glowshift website has the sending unit for about $16. I keep forgetting to deal with this thanks for the reminder.
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yes ive seen that before on one of my isspro gauges

it only happened on my water gauge since that was the only gauge i cut the harness to extend it to reach the wp.

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Iv been looking for that extender and cant seem to find one. I went to the local hardwear shop and pieced together a few fittings but its still getting rattled around if I could find one that would work better i would jump all over it.

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Yeah...mine came with that extender. When I pulled the gauge out earlier to unplug it and plug it back in...it was really hot. Is that normal?

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