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How To Remove Install Fuel Gas Tank and Sending Unit 1971-76 Chevy Caprice Pontiac Grandville

Learn how to remove and install a gas tank and sending unit on a 1971-76 Chevy Caprice Pontiac Grandville

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On my 93 Chevy caprice the dash lights and cluster won't work. Gas gauge went so far up that I can no longer see it.


First check and see if the dash light dimmer control on the headlight switch is turned down all the way, which shuts off the dash lights. As far as the gas gage goes that is more then likely a defective gas tank fuel level sending unit.

Jan 10, 2017 | Cars & Trucks

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How do i install the gas tank on a 1996 chevy cavalier ?


Remove gastank straps and drop tank remove ring around sendingunit carefully remove the sending unit dont bend the float or gas gauge will be off change your tank and it goes back like it came out

Feb 13, 2014 | Cars & Trucks

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i put gas in my car and the gas hand fell to empty and when i turn the car off the gas hand comes up on my 94 caprice


Sounds like you need a new fuel sending unit. It is a big job because the device is located inside the gas tank. You have to drain it, drop the tank, replace unit and reinstall the tank.

Aug 28, 2011 | 1994 Chevrolet Caprice

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My gas Hand is stuck on full in my 94 chevy Caprice what do I need to do


It's possible that the sending unit in the tank went bad, or the gauge in your cluster stuck. You can begin by testing the sending unit and seeing if its sending a proper signal.
If it's fine, then I would look into having the cluster checked or replaced. This is all assuming the wiring harness hasn't been tampered with.
Goodluck and please rate

Mar 27, 2011 | 1994 Chevrolet Caprice

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start up


U have 2 seperate problems, the gas gauge issue is caused by a defective sending unit in the gas tank, the cutting out will require u take the car in and have the electronic engine control system tested for trouble codes. Does this car have the 5.7 L engine?

Mar 17, 2009 | 1994 Chevrolet Caprice Classic

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