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Fuel gauge not working after fill up

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Old 12-10-2008, 09:35 AM
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YesterdayI filled up the MINI, actually I overfilled it because I prepaid and wound up squeezing in about a gallon over, now my gauge isat below empty. Anyone think it's because I overfilled it? Will it go back to normal after it burns off some excess fuel? I hope I don't have to have it serviced, my dealer is 3 hours away!
 
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Old 03-31-2013, 02:54 PM
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I'm having the same problem My dealer is as well over an hour away
 
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Old 04-26-2013, 01:31 PM
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The float on the fuel pump goes all the way up when filled. I would check with the fuel level sensor first. After you drive it a little and fill it up again it should be fine. If not you level sensor might have messed up.



Whats year and model?
 
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