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WHY DOES FUEL GAUGE GOES BELOW EMPTY WITH ALMOST HALF TANK

2004 Lincoln LS • 90,000 miles

Gauge drops below empty then car dies
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Mike davis.879
September 15, 2011.



Chances are the sending unit is bad. Also, you could have a weak or bad ground to the tank.

My 2003 LS with 88xxx miles did the same thing, it will not shift out of park, I had to get it towed. I am hearing it may be a bad electrical module located in the trunk.
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Ldidley
Nov 1, 2011.

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