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F 350 is having problems with fuel

My 97' F 350 is not using but about 10 gallons on the front tank, (then it goes dead), the back tank is not functioning. The fuel gauge is showing full at all times. It is difficult to put gas into the front tank. I cannot figure out what is wrong with this truck and my wife wil not let me trade it out for something else! Any ideas?

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  • Anonymous Jun 25, 2008

    same problem



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Sounds like you have a problem with the sending unit in the front tank. The pickup may have broken off only allowing the top half of the fuel in the tank to be used. Chances are you will need to drop the tank and check out the sending unit. I would also repair the rear tank, parts are cheap and it is very nice to have a redundant fuel system.

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