Originally Posted by boojeep
After a separate ground wire from the tank to the cross member[ flapwheeled to bare metal] and secured tightly still not reading.Further inspection of the wires to the gauge revealed to me that the pink and red wire got put on the wrong terminals. Doing that with a dim light [cause thats all i had]in the drop light. Tonight i used a led flashlight and made this awesome discovery. What kind of ultra fantastic damage have I done now? Quickly approaching the screwit mode.
50-50 chance it might recover.
You could of burnt up your gauges AND sensors.
Just do a resistance test again and see how they fared.
If they are OK chances are they will recover.