2005 PONTIAC SUNFIRE GAS GAUGE NOT WORKING

  • Tiny
  • EMSED57
  • 2005 Pontiac Sunfire
  • 140,000 miles

Needle is off settings

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Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 AT 2:12 AM

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  • saturntech9
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I need more detail then that?Have you had the car scanned for codes yet?

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Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 AT 2:20 AM
  • Tiny
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Not as of yet on the scan however we were told there was a sensor that would need replacement that meant tank would need to be dropped?

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Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 AT 2:51 AM
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Yes if you did have a bad fuel sending unit then yes you would have to drop the gas tank to replace it. First thing I would do is get the car scanned for codes. If you have any codes then let me know the exact code numbers not code descriptions. Also you need a multimeter to test the fuel sending unit. So what is the gas gauge doing?

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Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 AT 3:00 AM

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