Gas gauge

Tiny
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  • 1988 BUICK REGAL
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Have a 88 buick regal. After install of new wiper motor at dealer, dash electrical doesnt work right... Turn on head light and the gas gauge goes to empty, trun anything on and the gas gauge goes to empty. Why?
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Tuesday, August 9th, 2011 AT 3:12 PM

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Tiny
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I would be taking this car back to the dealership. It sounds like they might have messed up some of the wiring. It sounds a lot like a ground problem, but it's hard to tell by your description.
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Tuesday, September 13th, 2011 AT 4:21 AM
Tiny
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They probably pinched a wire, during install. But I would have them fix it on their dime.
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Friday, September 16th, 2011 AT 1:18 PM

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