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Old 11-07-2009, 10:17 PM   #1
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Gas gauge stopped working today...HELP!

My 1987 Wrangler's gas gauge has been working like normal. Got in it this morning and it won't even move and I know for sure it wasn't stolen during the night. Do Wranglers have a tendency to do this? Does anybody know what could be the problem?(Blown fuse, exc?) Please help!!!

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Old 11-08-2009, 09:55 AM   #2
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Sending Unit?

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Old 11-08-2009, 10:55 AM   #3
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Does the Jeep still run? It could possibly be a worn sending unit or a poor connection on the back of the gauge. I would look at the sending unit first.
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Old 11-08-2009, 05:08 PM   #4
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YJ gauge clusters are known for not being very reliable. The only thing that works well on mine is the clock. My gas gauge has a mind of its own. Empty used to be @ 1/4 tank. Now it doesn't work at all. I plan on replacing all of my gauges eventually.
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