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Eric Gardner, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  ASE Certified Automotive Technician with a Bachelor’s Degree in Automotive Technology
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My fuel guage goes up when i start it. After a few minutes

Customer Question

Hello. My fuel guage goes up when i start it. After a few minutes it goes to empty, now matter how much fuel is in the tank.
JA: Has the vehicle turned into a gas hog? And how does it start -- same as usual?
Customer: it starts fine but it needs tune up and plugs. Every once in a while thr headlights die completely but so far come back on before long.
JA: What is the make/model/year of your car?
Customer: 1993 ford aerostar van
JA: Are you fixing your Aerostar yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: i haven't done anything yet, was googling for info.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: that's it
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Eric Gardner replied 8 months ago.

Hello, There are a few things that could be happening. If you will kindly rate my service as three stars or higher at the top of your screen, I will then give you the fix for the issue with your Aerostar.

Thank you,