please explain fuel sensor
the check engine light comes on and my fuel guage does not operate properly, after fill up the fuel guage will show full and then after ideling and driving the needle will go to empty after awhile.
you need to replace the fuel gage sender..this is part of the fuel pump assembly..you will need to remove the fuel tank and remove the fuel pump/sender assembly
FIG : Fuel pump assembly mounting
be careful and use common sense,don't smoke,do not be around any type of open flame,be careful using electric lighting,,if you have never done this you may want to have a mechanic do this,,,
Installation Procedure Important: Inspect all connectors for dirt and burrs. Clean or replace components/assemblies as required. Fuel line O-rings for cuts, nicks, swelling or distortion. Replace if necessary.
Caution: In order to reduce the risk of fire and personal injury, before connecting fuel pipe fittings, always apply a few drops of clean engine oil to the male pipe ends .This will ensure proper reconnection and prevent a possible fuel leak.During normal operation, the O-rings located in the female connector will swell and may prevent proper reconnection if not lubricated.