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I was coming home w/ an half tankk of gas, when all of the sudden the fuel light chimed. I looked at the gauge and it read empty past the red line. I made it home thankfully, although when I cranked the van back up the gauge read half full again.

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You weren't low on gas - your fuel tank sending unit is failing and needs replacement. It's inside the tank and usually can be replaced without replacing the fuel pump as well - don't get suckered into that.

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