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I have a caterpillar 262B skid steer and the fuel gauge

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I have a caterpillar...

I have a caterpillar 262B skid steer and the fuel gauge reads backwards

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the complete model and serial number of your machine?

Caterpillar 262B s/n 0262BJPDT03750

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

Yes I'm fixing it myself. I have installed a new gauge, and I have checked the ohms on the wires for the gauge.

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

That will be all.

Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Construction and Road Equipment
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Mechanic: Wayne, Journeyman replied 6 months ago
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Hi I'm Wayne

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did it do this before you replaced the float sensor

Wayne

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I started worked at a new company, as there motor mechanic and its been reading backwards since I started here 7 months ago. and I have now idea what all they have done to it. and I'm waiting on the service manual to come in so any thing will help
Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 6 months ago
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Hi, I see you opted out of the question. My name is***** was field service for my local Cat dealer befor going independent. Bare with me while I grab you the schematics so you can troubleshoot this properly and run a continuity test on the circuit wiring.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Ok thank you.
Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 6 months ago

Click on this link

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