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Re: [oletrucks] gas gauge problem

To: sculver@iwl.net, gls@4link.net
Subject: Re: [oletrucks] gas gauge problem
From: Advdesign1@aol.com
Date: Sat, 6 Nov 1999 05:30:24 EST
<<  but as the gas sloshes around in the tank, the
 needle jumps around as the float bobs up and down. >>

Probably corrosion on float resistor is making needle jump toward full.  Most 
probable problem is corrosion or burntout resistor in tank unit.  when 
running 12 v probability becomes certainty.  Radio shakc 25 ohm 5 watt 
resistor in wire between key and dash unit brings 12 v down to about 6v.
Bob ADler
oletrucks is devoted to Chevy and GM trucks built between 1941 and 1959

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