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Old 07-19-2010, 11:24 AM
wolfboy192 wolfboy192 is offline
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Angry fuel gauge

in my 84 the stock fuel gauge doesn't work so i put an after market gauge in and i went by the book and hooked the wires up. and the aftermarket gauge just bounces around all the time and when i go through a bump it says my tank is full but i know it isn't. so i was wondering if this was a normal problem in the first gen rangers?
91ext cab 3.0 2wd automatic

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Old 07-20-2010, 09:58 PM
More_Cowbell More_Cowbell is offline
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Default Re: fuel gauge

i know that alot of early rangers have a problem with the float on the fuel pump leaking and filling up with gas making it not work i know mine did so just get yourself a new float and it should work
1990 Ranger Extended Cab
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