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My car does not want to take in gas. I have been trying for the last 2 days to put gas but after about $1.00 or so it spits it right back out. I don't think it is empty even though the gas light is coming on because I just filled it up to the brim on Friday and I have not gone anywhere over the weekend. What could be the problem?

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  • hillary Feb 16, 2013

    ok would this cause the car not to run

  • hillary Feb 16, 2013

    ok would this cause the car not to run

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OK, it sounds like your gas gauge is bad or the level sensor sending unit in the tank is bad.
Your tank is full, probably, and is giving a false low reading.

Posted on Oct 07, 2010

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