What is the flat black wire that goes from the.

Tiny
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  • 2002 CHEVROLET SILVERADO
  • 115,000 MILES

What is the flat black wire that goes from the frame to the gas tank neck. I noticed that it is broke and wanted to know what it was and if I can put electrical tape on it or if it is crucial to replace it?

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 AT 8:30 PM

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Tiny
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It's a ground wire and try to replace it with a braided ground wire if you can findone long enough it's to ground the gas pump when you put gas in truck

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Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 AT 8:36 PM

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