Q: Fuel gauge stuck

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i filled my car up 2 days ago to full (one click at the gas pump) and i did 2 more clicks like i usually do only this time the gas gauge did not move from 3/4 tank and just fluctuates around it. what do i do?

My car has 10400 miles.
My car has an automatic transmission.

This is a problem likely related to your fuel tank sending unit. The fuel tank sending unit is a small float type component (or sensor) inside your fuel tank that measures the level of the fuel inside the tank. As the fuel level drops, this change is detected and relayed in the form of a signal to the car’s computer which then displays the reading on the fuel gauge in your dash. I would recommend having an expert from YourMechanic come to your location to diagnose and repair your fuel sending unit.

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