16-76 ELECTRICAL SYSTEM
Fuel Gauge Operation Inspection
Fuel Tank Bolts (see Fuel Tank Removal in the Fuel Sys-
tem (DFI) chapter)
Lift the fuel tank front part a little and pull the fuel gauge
Disconnect the fuel gauge connector.
Prepare an auxiliary wire, and check the operation of the
Open or short the fuel level sensor wires to check the fuel
Fuel Level Sensor Connector [A] (Fuel Tank Side)
Fuel Level Sensor Connector [B] (Main Harness Side)
Fuel Gauge Operation Check
Ignition Switch Position: ON
Wire Location: Female 2-pin fuel gauge connector
If the gauge readings are correct, the fuel level sensor
is bad (see Fuel Level Sensor Inspection). If these read-
ings are not obtained, the trouble is with the gauge and/or
Check the fuel gauge circuit wiring (see Wiring Inspec-
If all wiring and components other than the fuel gauge
check out good, the gauge is defective. Replace the
Gauge should read E when connector
wires are opened.
Gauge should read F when connector
wires are shorted.
manuals search engine