Fuel Gauge needle bounces

Asked by Sep 15, 2013 at 10:04 AM about the 1962 Chevrolet Nova

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Problem just started; I filled the tank to full level and as I've been driving consuming fuel
the needle on gauge bounces between full an level of fuel in tank...How do I correct this
problem?  I the float in tank stuck?

3 Answers


Sounds like a bad hot wire connection at the tank sending unit or gauge on the dash. HTH. -Jim

Thank you, will ck it out. Appreciate the response


You're welcome, glad to help. -Jim

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