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post #1 of 22 Old 08-31-2010, 10:48 AM Thread Starter
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Diesel Gauge Not Working

A few months ago my gauge quit working. Had diesel in it, couldnt find any bare/shorted wires. My dash says 0 miles to empty. And the needle on the gauge goes below E when the key gets turned on. Anybody have any idea?

Still drives like normal, I just fill up every 200 miles.

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Try getting your sending unit checked out, I know sometimes diesel at the walmart pump where I live will make my gauge go crazy in my 7.3, it will either say I have none or way more than I actually do. A buddy of mine has a 6.0 and his completely went out.
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Thanks, I have a chance to buy another one off a wrecked 2008 diesel for $100+shipping. Im trying to price out a new one also.

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I thought that was how you east Texas boys filled up anyhow?

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I thought that was how you east Texas boys filled up anyhow?
Im sure you hear this ALOT but I'll say it again....The best part of you ran down your mothers leg.....




























You dip****, howve you been?





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Been busy with work and injectors went out so I haven't had much time to screw off lately. You get a trophy for salesman of the year yet?

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LOL Yup!

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well I guess if obama got one you should to

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Same chit happened to me today, did you fix it yet?

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Nope, its more fun to buy other stuff like wheels.....

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