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My 1994 honda prelude gas gauge is not working I filled the car up itsaid it was full later that day is read half of a tank then as i was driving the hand went to empty ( no gas leak ) I have only but 38 miles since the fill up so i know there is gas in it what could be wrong ?

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There is a sending unit in the gas tank that measures fuel level, it mostly likely needs to be replaced.

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Sounds like the Flote in your tank is sticking , to fix you have to drop fuel tank and replace the flote. good luck to you.

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