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FUEL GAUGE

2002 Ford Escort

Electrical problem
2002 Ford Escort 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 180600 miles

The fuel guage is stuck on full. It never moves even when ignition is off.
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Nomadrider
March 19, 2008.




Find the wiring that goes to the tank unit (inside fuel tank) ground the yellow/brown wire while someone watches the gauge, if it doesnt move it is either a wiring problem frm the dash or the gauge is bad
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Jack42
Mar 20, 2008.
To test it, you need a tester that can produce resistance, or two resistors of the values shown...


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/62217_FGa_1.jpg



http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/62217_FGb_1.jpg


Merlin2021
Mar 20, 2008.

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