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Old 06-17-2013, 09:57 AM
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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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Old 06-17-2013, 10:15 AM
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Tank selector valve?
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Old 06-17-2013, 10:22 AM
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Replace the sending unit would be my guess. My truck is doing the same thing.
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Old 06-17-2013, 10:49 AM
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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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Old 06-17-2013, 10:56 AM
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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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Old 06-17-2013, 11:19 AM
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How do you replace that do you have to drop the tank or what?
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Old 06-17-2013, 11:20 AM
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easist way it to drop the entire tank and replace it! Orrr pull the bed!
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Old 06-17-2013, 11:39 AM
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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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