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1994 ford f150 fuel gage reads empty most of the time.once in a while it reads correctly

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Check the wire and be sure it is not grounding out. If it is all good then the sending unit in the gas tank needs to be replace. The unit is on the side of the fuel pump mounting bracket in the tank.

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