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fuel gauge problem #64320 Dec 3, 6:36pm Dec 3, 6:36pm
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fuel gauge problem
has anyone had a problem with the LCD fuel display? The top bar of mine doesn't light up when my tank is full.

what is causing this, and how can i fix it? Thanks all


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Re: fuel gauge problem [Re: carbon_blue_gt] #64321 Dec 3, 6:40pm Dec 3, 6:40pm
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did you do any modifications 2 ur gauges???

Re: fuel gauge problem [Re: carbon_blue_gt] #64322 Dec 3, 6:43pm Dec 3, 6:43pm
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just a reverse indiglo gauge face overlay... no big deal


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Re: fuel gauge problem [Re: carbon_blue_gt] #64323 Dec 3, 7:21pm Dec 3, 7:21pm
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thats weird...you could let the dealer look at it if your under warranty. I have a spare gauge laying here, GT 5 speed if you want. $15

Re: fuel gauge problem [Re: Johnny178] #64324 Dec 3, 7:43pm Dec 3, 7:43pm
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Maybe a led burned out? I'd take it to the dealer if you're under warranty.


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Re: fuel gauge problem [Re: Evan] #64325 Dec 3, 7:45pm Dec 3, 7:45pm
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The LED is the light behind the gauge ont he circuit board, if it burned out he would still be able to slightly see it and some of the gauge would be dimmer. It could be an issue with the LCD...get it looked at.

EDIT: if you end up going to the dealer for warranty work, take off the indiglows...they will blame it on that.

Re: fuel gauge problem [Re: Johnny178] #64326 Dec 3, 7:51pm Dec 3, 7:51pm
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yeah, i'd definately take it to the dealer. that should fall under warranty seeing as it is not "normal wear & tear" for ur fuel gauge to be inaccurate.

Re: fuel gauge problem [Re: Johnny178] #64327 Dec 3, 7:52pm Dec 3, 7:52pm
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Originally Posted by Johnny178
The LED is the light behind the gauge ont he circuit board, if it burned out he would still be able to slightly see it and some of the gauge would be dimmer.it could be an issue with the LCD...get it looked at.

EDIT: if you end up going to the dealer for warranty work, take off the indiglows...they will blame it on that.


Good point.


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