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2003 chevy malibu gas gauge always on empty, replaced the fuel pump

I just bought a 2003 Chevy Malibu. The gas gauge always reads empty. The low fuel light is on. The fuel pump was just changed. Any ideas?

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  • neddamian
    neddamian Jan 31, 2012

    loser

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    neddamian Feb 01, 2012

    I filled the tank. The gas guage hasn't moved once and I put 200 miles on the vehicle.

  • neddamian
    neddamian Feb 05, 2012

    How much did it cost to repair?

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Need to replace the sensor inside the gas tank. I have a 2008 Malibu with the same problem. It was a faulty fuel gauge sensor.

Posted on Feb 05, 2012

  • rdaprincess
    rdaprincess Feb 05, 2012

    It cost me $468.00 at the Chevy dealership. The sensor is inside the gas tank. So the whole tank needs to be replaced.

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