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post #1 of 8 Old 06-17-2013, 10:57 AM Thread Starter
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Front tank fuel gage doent work

I know this is common in the fords with dual tanks, what is the fix for this and how do you do it. Thanks guys

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Tank selector valve?
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Replace the sending unit would be my guess. My truck is doing the same thing.

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The tank still works and i can use it the gage just doesnt read how much fuel. Thats what the sending unit does?

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SCT tuned
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5:13 Gears
46" Goodyear MVTs Military takeoffs
Bushwacker Cut-Out Fender Flares
Ranch Hand front and rear bumper
On-board air W/Semi horns

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The tank still works and i can use it the gage just doesnt read how much fuel. Thats what the sending unit does?
That is the sending unit. It is Junk, if the tank works but the gauge doesnt, Unit is JUNK
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How do you replace that do you have to drop the tank or what?

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8" Fabtech lift 13" total
5:13 Gears
46" Goodyear MVTs Military takeoffs
Bushwacker Cut-Out Fender Flares
Ranch Hand front and rear bumper
On-board air W/Semi horns

1995 F-350 7.3L E4OD DRW
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easist way it to drop the entire tank and replace it! Orrr pull the bed!
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Summmmm*****hhh. Well i guess ill just have to go by mileage because i dont have the means to do either

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46" Goodyear MVTs Military takeoffs
Bushwacker Cut-Out Fender Flares
Ranch Hand front and rear bumper
On-board air W/Semi horns

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