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Unread 10-07-2003, 10:19 AM   #1
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How do I test my oil, temp, and gas gauges to see if they are broken or if the sending units are broken?

THank you,
Keith

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Unread 10-07-2003, 11:59 AM   #2
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if you ground the sending wire it should make the needle go the whole way up but only do this for a second or 2 doing to long can toast the gage too
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Unread 10-07-2003, 02:42 PM   #3
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Everything you need to know about guages and their sending units:

http://www.monsterslayer.com/jeep/Gauges.htm
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Unread 10-08-2003, 10:10 AM   #4
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Thank you,

I will try this out this weekend.

Keith
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