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Fuel gauge stuck on half full

1997 gmc jimmy fuel gauge stuck on half full

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I can tell you almost for certain your fuel level sending unit is bad, I have been able to fix them though. It requires removing the gas tank and then the fuel pump. You can if your inclined, bend the brushes on the small circuit board over more so they will make better contact on to it. Other wise its a new fuel pump assembly, check all plugs and wiring by unpluging and repluging them to insure no bad connect. It is possible it could be the guage itself, but in thirty years of fixing cars never had a bad guage

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  • rfrose1961 Jul 05, 2011

    thank you for your advice it is very helpful to me in fixing my fuel guage trouble i tried replacing the unit in the dash but to no avalibility still dont work

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