Gas gauge will not work and gas light on

Asked by Dec 22, 2015 at 08:31 PM about the 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT SB 4WD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Gas gauge will not work and gas light is on all the time.

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Could be a bad sending unit (level sensor) in the tank or maybe the float detached itself from the arm. Unfortunately to check this, it's all part of the fuel pump assembly and it requires dropping the tank. Check the connector and connection at the the sending unit at the top of the tank to verify good connection.

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