why does my gas gauge move around

Carol Pasquarella

Asked by Jun 08, 2016 at 12:03 AM about the 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Touring Convertible

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

have a 2005 pt cruiser convertible.  the gastank light came on and eventually turned the check engine light onn and the code said it was the gas gauge censor.  i bought the unit, it was replaced BUT the gas gauge is continuing to do the same thing.  anybody else ever experience this or know how to fix it????

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So what was the unit you replaced and where was it located?

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