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Asked by Oct 27, 2007 at 06:56 PM about the 1995 Dodge Dakota

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

my gas gage dropped to empty last night even though I know i had 3/4ths tank. it was raining a little so i assumed something got wet. well it is nice and dry today but it still does not work. there is gas in it. what do you think i should try

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Sounds like the fuel sending unit has packed it in. You will have to drop the tank to check the wiring, etc. but this is typically the problem. There is a chance your gas gauge has died, this can be purchased separately from other dash components but I would suspect the sending unit first.

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I would try replacing the instrament cluster first there were alot of issues with them in 95 and 96. You should be able to pick up a used for a good price.

i got the same thing on the same truck. my truck runs fine. mine has a bad float because on a half a tank the needle would bearly move. its a $1000 repair so i left it alone.

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what if the gas gage come back on after u shut it off and turn it on I had went thow a mud hole then it started I was thank it was a wire

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