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post #1 of 4 Old 10-07-2003, 09:19 AM Thread Starter
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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?

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post #2 of 4 Old 10-07-2003, 10:59 AM
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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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post #3 of 4 Old 10-07-2003, 01:42 PM
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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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post #4 of 4 Old 10-08-2003, 09:10 AM Thread Starter
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Thank you,

I will try this out this weekend.

Keith

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