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I have 2001 bmw x5 4.4i, fuel gage

After i fill up the gage doesnt move up, then after a while the light comes on like im almost empty???

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The fuel tank sensor is probably malfunctionibng. This sensor is located in the fuel tank. When the sensor receives a signal from the fuel tank level, this is being transferred to the fuel gauge

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