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1999 Malibu "Fuel Door light" is on and gas needle dropping

I have a full tank of gas and as soon as I pull out of the gas station the gas needle drops down to empty and the "fuel door" light comes on and chimes.

What is the problem? is it the sensor? I started simple with a new gas cap but it's still happening.

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Fuel sender is bad or the plug to be sure unplug it from under the car and if you have a ohm meter the pumpside shoud be 40 ohm ety and 250 full the same wires on the bodyside should be 12 volts and ground

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I am willing to bet the fuel level sensor is faulty inside the tank.

Posted on Aug 26, 2008

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