Australia Car

Australian car repair Issues? Ask an auto mechanic for answers ASAP

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Is there any difference in a vt commodore fuel sender unit…

Customer Question
Is there any difference...

Is there any difference in a vt commodore fuel sender unit and one in a vz thanks

Mechanic's Assistant: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?

No,no gas hog start normal,just not reading correctly and was told when i brought the car that the fuel sender might need replacing

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Commodore?

2004

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Commodore yourself? What have you tried so far?

Well my hubby is,i have a 98 vt commodore that the fuel sender unit was replaced about 6 months ago but have brought myself 04 vz and hubby wanted to know if he could replace one with the other

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Just can it be done

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Australia Car
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Australia Car Question
Answered in 6 minutes by:
11/20/2017
AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 7 months ago
Gary
Gary, Australia Car Mechanic
Category: Australia Car
Satisfied Customers: 1,897
Experience: Senior Technician
Verified

Hello! My name is Gary.
Welcome to JustAnswer.
I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with a reply shortly.

Ask Your Own Australia Car Question
AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 7 months ago

Hello there,

They will physically swap, but the sender cards operate in opposite ways. So you end up with a fuel gauge working backwards.

So short answer is you can't swap them.

Holden made a change during VX-VY.

Gary

Ask Your Own Australia Car Question
AU Auto Mechanic: Gary, Australia Car Mechanic replied 7 months ago

Hello again,

Do you need any further help?

I hope my advice has been of assistance to you.

Kind regards

Gary

Ask Your Own Australia Car Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with an au auto mechanicLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Gary Your Own Question
Gary
Gary
Gary, Australia Car Mechanic
Category: Australia Car
Satisfied Customers: 1,897
1,897 Satisfied Customers
Experience: Senior Technician

Gary is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

I would (and have) recommend your site to others I was quite satisfied with the quality of the information received, the professional with whom I interacted, and the quick response time. Thanks, and be sure that I'll be back whenever I need a question answered in a hurry.

Stephanie PElm City, NC

used your service this weekend with "Trecers" help. thank you ,thank you, thank you. replaced an A/C fan motor. Local Auto Zone had part. $15.00 "tracer" fee and $40.00 for parts, I saved several hundreds of dollers at a shop. i will recommend you and use you in the future.

David L.Richmond, TX

9 dollars, 2 hours of my time, and I drove away. Your diagnosis was right on the mark. Thank you so much.

PhilMarysville, CA

Lurch. Thank you very much. I had real doubts about this website but your promptness of response, quick followup and to the point answer with picture was incredible.

CharlesWalnut Creek, CA

As a single woman, I really appreciate an excellent and affordable opinion.
Thank you Geordie, I will not hesitate to contact justanswer in the future!

SueCharleston, WV

Another great insight to what may be the problem. I will have my mechanic take a look at it tomorrow. Thanks again, Frank...you do indeed know your stuff.

JimCastleberry, FL

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Curtis

Curtis

Australia Car Mechanic

1,614 satisfied customers

Qualified Automotive Mechanic, LPG & Airconditioning Diagnostic Technician.

Glenn Bradley

Glenn Bradley

Australian Car Mechanic

699 satisfied customers

Ex Transmission Shop Owner, Driveline Specialist, 30+ years in the Australian Automotive Industry

Scott B

Scott B

Australia Car Mechanic

478 satisfied customers

Qualified Automotive Mechanic, Service Manager & Proprietor 20+ years

Technopro

Technopro

Australia Car Mechanic

149 satisfied customers

20 years of experience in Automotive Repair Techniques and Diagnosis Expert.

Matt

Matt

Engineer

960 satisfied customers

Automotive Engineer for 20 years, BEng hons degree,

Mark

Mark

Mechanic

618 satisfied customers

29 Years as a Vehicle Mechanic in Australian Military

Mechanic Martyn

Mechanic Martyn

Australia Car Mechanic

325 satisfied customers

Advanced trade certificate in Automotive engineering

< Previous | Next >

Related Australia Car Questions
Check powertrain, so ignition coils and fuel injectors
check powertrain, so ignition coils and fuel injectors replaced. Sparkplugs checked all ok, but the motor continues to misfire. … read more
Gary
Gary
Australia Car Mechanic
1,897 satisfied customers
04 vz commodore, while driving began to get rough like one
04 vz commodore, while driving began to get rough like one cylinder stopped firing. Had previously changed #1 coil because it had failed 6-8 month ago. Stopped and re-started but worse like 3 cylinder… read more
Gary
Gary
Australia Car Mechanic
1,897 satisfied customers
Curtis can you tell me where to find the fuel filter on my
hello curtis can you tell me where to find the fuel filter on my 2005vz one ton ute i'm lost thanks … read more
Gary
Gary
Australia Car Mechanic
1,897 satisfied customers
It's a dual fuel Mitsubishi Magna. The car will start and
It's a dual fuel Mitsubishi Magna. The car will start and turn off immediately. Do it again, and then not turn on at all. If I keep turning it over it might turn on normally … read more
Gary
Gary
Australia Car Mechanic
1,897 satisfied customers
Pear, I have a BA XR6 ute. The other day I notice the fuel
Hi Pear, I have a BA XR6 ute. The other day I notice the fuel gauge- fuel gauge was stuck on empty. I went and fuelled up (full) the a gauge after a little while flipped over to full and now seems stu… read more
Gary
Gary
Australia Car Mechanic
1,897 satisfied customers
Have a VY Commodore Series 2, Low fuel warning is up showing
Have a VY Commodore Series 2, Low fuel warning is up showing low fuel on the Gauge, but tank is full, … read more
Gary
Gary
Australia Car Mechanic
1,897 satisfied customers
I have a VT Commodore 3.8lt. The car has been standing for a
I have a VT Commodore 3.8lt. The car has been standing for a while, starts up but only run for a second and then dies out. The electric fans come on for some strange reason. Error no 48 … read more
Gary
Gary
Australia Car Mechanic
1,897 satisfied customers
I've got vt commodore when I got 1/4 tank of fuel the car
I've got vt commodore when I got 1/4 tank of fuel the car stops but when I got 1/2 there's doesn't seem to be a problem so far … read more
Gary
Gary
Australia Car Mechanic
1,897 satisfied customers
I ran it out of fuel and now it won't start only sometimes
Hi I ran it out of fuel and now it won't start only sometimes and when it does it says check power train and when I won't start it says low fuel and fuel gauge error … read more
Gary
Gary
Australia Car Mechanic
1,897 satisfied customers
VZ Commodore with LPG miss fires on one or two cylinders
VZ Commodore with LPG miss fires on one or two cylinders normally under load and the engine light comes on. after turning off the key and re starting it the engine light turns off and the engine runs … read more
Gary
Gary
Australia Car Mechanic
1,897 satisfied customers
commodore vt: Hi, I have a vt commodore v6 sedan. I had it
Hi, I have a vt commodore v6 sedan. I had it converted to dual fuel about 3 years ago. I had it serviced about 13 months ago and was told that the o2 sensors needed replacing to which i have done. Sin… read more
Matt
Matt
Engineer
Bachelor's Degree
960 satisfied customers
Holden Commodore SV6 Ute: I have a 2006 VZ SV6 commodore ute
I have a 2006 VZ SV6 commodore ute on dual fuel, its done 150,000 and ive had the 'Powertrain' Alarm going off many times for the past 4 months. First time it was the air intake sensor.Replaced and di… read more
mechanicaltone
mechanicaltone
143 satisfied customers
My 04 VZ Commodore..low fuel..fuel gauge..reprogrammed
My 04 VZ Commodore was not starting at all and the error that was displaying on the dash was low fuel then fuel gauge error contact dealer. My wife called a mobile mechanic company that day and they s… read more
Engineering Pro
Engineering Pro
Automotive Development Engineer
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
1,366 satisfied customers
Sedan..dirty fuel pump, blocked injector, coil over pack shut down
vz commodore 2004 sedan auto. i had dirty fuel, dirty fuel pump, blocked injector, coil over pack shut down. got all this looked at twice and double checked. problem-my car takes ages to start and wor… read more
Scott B
Scott B
Australia Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
478 satisfied customers
executive: my 1997 holden..alternator need to be replaced..garage
I had a flat battery in my 1997 Holden commodore VT executive and rplaced it by RACV tech and the battery indicator is still on in the dash. He told me the alternator need to be replaced as it shows v… read more
Technopro
Technopro
Australia Car Mechanic
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
149 satisfied customers
5.7L..main wiring harness curving around the rhs strut tower..12v
On 2000 to 2001 5.7L holdens commodore/clubsport/statesman, there is a main wiring harness curving around the Rhs strut tower. On the rear of that harness, it has 3 separate wiring looms with 3 separa… read more
TTVN
TTVN
OWNER/MANAGER
MOTOR MECHANIC
28 satisfied customers
Calais: automatic..interior lights..low speed..the front end, I know I
Hi I have Just brought a holden Calais VT 98 automatic 130,000k's which has a few problems with some of the electronics in the car, the auto windows have stop working, some of the interior lights don'… read more
James
James
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
576 satisfied customers
wagon: drove..car running..short distance and the thermostat was open
2004 vz commodore wagon,had it 6 months, it showed me an engine hot alarm 2 months ago so i pulled over immediately and shut it down.rac come and had a gander and after a half hour all was good and we… read more
Tim Worrall
Tim Worrall
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x