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Gas gauge irratic

My gas gauge is all over the place, it is full and shows quarter tank. It is way past the full mark and probably is close to empty. I never know where gauge will be.

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    My fuel gauge will rise slowly after fueling. It will take about at least 10 miles drive until the needle pointing to full. This happened about 2 years ago. If I was lucky, one out of million times, the needle would point to full after fueling. It only happened 3 times I recall.

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U will have a faulty float in fuel tank

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