2002 Ford Escort Fuel Gauge

Tiny
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  • 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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Wednesday, March 19th, 2008 AT 11:47 PM

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Tiny
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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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Thursday, March 20th, 2008 AT 7:57 AM
Tiny
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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

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