My 1988 2.9 fuel gauge reads 1/2 tank when its full of gas why?

Asked by Sep 06, 2013 at 11:39 PM about the 1988 Ford Ranger XLT Extended Cab 4WD SB

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It's likely that the sending unit is failing. The gauge on the dash or instrument voltage regulator (and/or slosh module) could be messing up but usually, it's the sender.

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