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Fuel gauge broken on 2003 Audi A4

After getting a jump start the other day, my fuel gauge went bad. Needle stays on empty and the low gas indicator symbol comes on with accompanying warning sound.

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You have a fuel gauge sending unit problem, the gauge is not the problem, the sending unit is in the gas tank, u must remove the gas tank to replace it.

Posted on May 28, 2009

  • trevor couzens Aug 16, 2013

    could you please tell me how to get to the terminals of the fuel guage sender so that i can check for a good connection



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