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Unread 02-03-2013, 05:52 PM   #1
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Hey guys, my fuel and oil pressure always read full, the rest of my guages seem to be running pretty good. Very few times will the fuel gauge suddenly start to move towards the middle and dance there. I honestly dont know what im doing help please. Im tired of running out of gas in the middle of no where. Thanks. Oh an its a 1990

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Unread 02-03-2013, 06:46 PM   #2
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Did you clean the contacts on the back of the guages? Do a search on guages alot of info on here about it. Good luck I have to clean mine every few years to keep them working good.
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Unread 02-03-2013, 06:53 PM   #3
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Did you clean the contacts on the back of the guages? Do a search on guages alot of info on here about it. Good luck I have to clean mine every few years to keep them working good.
Yes i did today. It actually made things worse now my volts dont work.
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Unread 02-04-2013, 11:00 AM   #4
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you should really be re-setting your odometer trip when you refill so you will know when to refuel and not run out
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Unread 02-04-2013, 11:16 AM   #5
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you should really be re-setting your odometer trip when you refill so you will know when to refuel and not run out
Ive thought about it but i dont have money to fill up my tank. I just chance it
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Unread 02-04-2013, 11:35 AM   #6
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fill it up the first time... then keep it full... 225 miles on a 20 gallon tank for me... so about every 50 miles you put 5 bucks in gas in will keep you going
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Unread 02-04-2013, 11:45 AM   #7
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fill it up the first time... then keep it full... 225 miles on a 20 gallon tank for me... so about every 50 miles you put 5 bucks in gas in will keep you going
Thanks. But yea i dont have that much money :/
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Unread 02-04-2013, 03:39 PM   #8
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then every 50 miles put $5 in gas and youll be fine just dont go 55 miles before filling
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Unread 02-04-2013, 05:32 PM   #9
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I think this is a good place to start:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/r...er-how-991307/
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Unread 02-04-2013, 06:17 PM   #10
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I think this is a good place to start:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/r...er-how-991307/
Thank you! this looks great! Thanks alot dude.
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Unread 02-10-2013, 10:17 AM   #11
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I think this is a good place to start:
http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f12/r...er-how-991307/
Hey, how do i take off the back peace of the gauges with the two pins? I unscrewed it but it wont come off
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