Bouncing gas gauge

Asked by Mar 25, 2017 at 01:55 PM about the 2014 Chevrolet Malibu LS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When driving my gas gauge bounced around and
went to empty on a full tank what would cause this

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Its with the sending unit float in the gas tank. I don't know why, maybe by design, I have a new sending unit put into my truck and does the same thing where the original one did not do this.

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