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Our 2005 does that too - sometimes will go backwards even. Almost certainly the baffle. Our 2004 will get stuck at a low setting for a few miles or a day after a fill and then pop up. Again, baffle. Seems to be an issue on all the 9-5's. I use the trip meter to track gas consumption anyway, so I use it as a common sense meter for the gas gauge also and trained my wife to do the same. It is harder on the fuel pump to pump that last 1/4 tank of cruddy old sediment anyway - better not to do that even if the gauge works fine!
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- Cannot trust my fuel gauge..., Dean, Fri, 1 Dec 2017 10:28:58
- Fuel tank baffle, Dean, Tue, 5 Dec 2017 06:52:511
- Has Anyone Tried Calibrating Their Fuel Gauge as per the WIS?, DnstrDan , Sat, 2 Dec 2017 10:11:10
- Neither can I, MI-Roger , Fri, 1 Dec 2017 14:15:42
- Plastic Baffle, EricG, Fri, 1 Dec 2017 13:19:47
- Re: Cannot trust my fuel gauge..., PGAero , Fri, 1 Dec 2017 11:39:35
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