Fuel guage problems

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Ady0969
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Fuel guage problems

Post by Ady0969 » Sat Aug 12, 2017 8:14 pm

Hi all having problems with my fuel gauge reading full all time when not , can anyone point me in rite direction as to what's wrong and where it is situated I have a 1394

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skyrydr2
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Re: Fuel guage problems

Post by skyrydr2 » Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:20 am

Fuel gage sending unit is in the top of fuel tank with filler tube attached if tractor has a cab.
It is not easy to get too ..I am not sure that the cab floor has an access plate over it or not. If it does that will make it easy to access. If not you will need to lift the cab up .

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ollek
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Re: Fuel guage problems

Post by ollek » Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:10 am

Ref 14 in the following link shows the plate for the fuel sender aperture http://partstore.caseih.com/us/parts-se ... 0ar1160973

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Re: Fuel guage problems

Post by mart1602 » Mon Aug 14, 2017 8:41 pm

can someone explain why the gauge reads full ,i have the same problem.thanks

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Re: Fuel guage problems

Post by joeproctor » Mon Aug 14, 2017 9:26 pm

the sender unit is a 'potentiometer' and can subsequently break down as a dead short( like earthing the wire down to the chassis) or open circuit so no gauge reading!

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