Q: Q: Fuel gauge not working.

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I put a new fuel pump in my car and now the fuel gauge does not work right. When I fill up my truck with gas it takes a 15 minutes minutes of driving for the lever to show its even half full.

My car has 220000 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

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