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    Default Crazy fuel gauge???????

    I have a 2000 silverado... I have had it for about a year and every since i got it the gas gauge jumps all around when i fill it up and goes to empty when i stop for more than 2min when i am driving it works fine...... Does any body know anything about this??????

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    Quote Originally Posted by Silverbullit View Post
    I have a 2000 silverado... I have had it for about a year and every since i got it the gas gauge jumps all around when i fill it up and goes to empty when i stop for more than 2min when i am driving it works fine...... Does any body know anything about this??????
    my 00 silverado did the same thing. sending unit problem
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    When gauge goes all over the place usually the sending unit, if it keeps pretty accurate level but vibrates while doing so its the gauge cluster
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    Quote Originally Posted by vncj96 View Post
    When gauge goes all over the place usually the sending unit, if it keeps pretty accurate level but vibrates while doing so its the gauge cluster
    Definitely a sending unit. My in-laws had the same issue with their 2000 Silverado 1500.
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    Hey check for recalls. I know I had a letter come in when i had my 03 about gauge recalls on the silverados. They started acting whacky right before i totalled i
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