Reply View Public Profile Send a private message to Coppertop71 Visit Coppertop71's homepage! CloudFlare Ray ID: 3016928b5385543e • Your IP: 126.96.36.199 • Performance & security by CloudFlare Log In Register Log In Remember Me? The most common gauge problems are either a bad ground at the tank, or a sender problem. Reply View Public Profile Send a private message to Fubba Find all posts by Fubba CF Active Member Join Date: Jul 2009 Posts: 235 San Francisco March 24th, 2010, 7:54 PM
Fuel gauge sensor has gone bad. As with any electrical troubleshooting, it is best to check the fuse and all wiring connections are clean, tight and free of corrosion. See what others have to say! 09/23/2016 Edmund Wilson famously said, “No two persons ever read the same book.” That’s an accurate statement in the literary world, but it’s also valuabl... Unless, of course, the sensor is defective which appears to be the case in many GM vehicles.
They will start whineing everytime you start it up. Forgot your Password? McManus, Never Sniff a Gift Fish, 1979 FrogPond View Public Profile Find More Posts by FrogPond 07-26-2010, 07:25 AM #7 Moe Tuna! Sometimes you can jump start a chevy in tank pump if it dies by banging on the fuel tank with a hammer or big stick (with key on).
Had this car since 17,000 miles & now over 80,000 & it has been very well taken care of too. Ignition Switch Recall NEW:A Decade in the Making Corroded Brake Lines In GM trucks and SUVs Leaking coolant, cracked manifold in multiple GM models Malfunctioning Gas Gauge in 2005-2007 Trailblazer Volt Upvote (211)Flag inappropriate2001 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 36,001 mi, VisitorJust after the warranty expired the fuel gauge started acting up. Gmc Fuel Gauge Problems Upvote (15)Flag inappropriate2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer 66,246 mi, VisitorI have fuel level sensor problem I purchase the part from them for $135 to do it myself I'll be taking it back as
Upvote (33)Flag inappropriate2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 50,000 mi, VisitorHave the same problem the fuel gauge goes from empty to various readings.So frustrating. 2002 Chevy Silverado Fuel Gauge Problem When they replace the part they also fix it so it won't happen again or so they say. Is this the sending unit? you could try here Don't have the $450.00 to replace the sensor in the tank.
I am uneasy every time I go out as when will the senser think there is no gas and just stop on the road? Gas Gauge Troubleshooting Nothing out of the ordinary prior to that except that the fuel gauge stopped working months before. I am VERY PISSED and I will NEVER purchase another Chevy again! Reproduction fuel sending units can register around 125Ω when the tank is full.
Sometimes it never comes back up to the true level, and the truck has to be turned off and turned back on to get it right. It's well worth DIY, the dealership quoted me $600 to do this, and they wanted $220 just for the part... 2005 Chevy Trailblazer Fuel Gauge Recall I found a place in Medford to fix it. 2001 Chevy Silverado Gas Gauge Problems We are using the trip odometer to tell us when to get gas, and my mechanic tells me it is $4-500 to repair the fuel sensor.
Upvote (7)Flag inappropriate2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer 63,000 mi, VisitorFuel level is is up down and all around. On certain 2005 - 2007 vehicles, General Motors has provided a special service policy covering the fuel level sensor, agreeing to pay 50% of the repair cost. I am very concerned & uneasy now. Upvote (14)Flag inappropriate1999 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 90,000 mi, VisitorMy fuel Guage only works sporadically most of the time it shows empty with fuel light coming on. 2000 Chevy Silverado Fuel Gauge Problems
The first place to start is to check the ignition 12 volt power feed at the fuel gauge to see that it is powered up. GM's gauges are flip-flopping more than a politician during campaign season. Official Member of Team "Knot at Work" kwik karl View Public Profile Find More Posts by kwik karl 07-26-2010, 08:12 AM #10 BornToFish360 Tuna! It contantly "dings" low fuel even when full.
The estimate was 750.00. Fuel Gauge Sensor Replacement Cost Because this is so widespread, repairs are sometimes covered under warranty if your vehicle has under 70k miles and you're really good at jumping through hoops. Factory Fit logo is a registered trademark.
Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... Find all posts by Coppertop71 CF Beginner Join Date: Mar 2010 Posts: 4 March 26th, 2010, 2:30 PM #6 mudcat this is creepy,,,,,,my truck has this exact issue. The time now is 8:08 PM. 2005 Gmc Envoy Fuel Gauge Problems Same problem here. 2001 GMC Sierra....Haven't figured out the exact problem but I am suspecting the sending unit is going bad or there is a loose wire.
I've been dealing with this problem for several months now and it is a pain in the ass. $500 to fix the gas gauge problem and I don't have that kind Upvote (59)Flag inappropriate2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer 50,000 mi, VisitorFuel Sensor not reading I think Gm needs to take care of this problem at 100% of the repair cost being on them. You drive a few miles and look down…and oops the gas gauge is functioning. Then after a few weeks the "check engine" light started coming on, especially right after getting gas.
I bought the Chevy because I heard they had a good maintenance record. I was told it would be around $500.00 to be fixed. I bought the Chevy because I heard they had a good maintenance record. I already had the dealer diagnose the problem, I wasn't going to pay for a tow (already used my AAA tow) and told them it would have been great if they
General Motors Fuel Gauge TroubleshootingFuel gauge troubleshooting begins with isolating the problem either to the gauge, sending unit, fuse or wiring. You know, like circus-good. Category Autos & Vehicles License Standard YouTube License Show more Show less Loading... Fuel Gauges In Disguise Did you know during the same 1965-1990’s period the back of the fuel gauge is exactly the same?
or Facebook Google Plus LinkBack LinkBack URL About LinkBacks Discussion | Directory | Kilchis Weather | Tides | Marine Info | AUP | Contact | ifish Store www.ifish.net > Ifish They transferred my call to an upperlevel person and he told me that I just have to take my paperwork to a GM dealer and they will process it for me. We have received many calls on fuel gauge issues we thought it would be a good idea to provide our readers with the basic knowledge of the fuel level circuit and When I stop the gauge goes to empty and the low fuel light comes on.After driving several miles, it will correct itself but the same thing happens when I stop.
Now it’s time to give you that ammo to figure out what is going on with the fuel gauge in your GM car when it reads funny or stops working altogether. KK Mine gave me no warning whatsoever. Rating is available when the video has been rented. I was predator hunting well off the main road when mine went out.