Erratic Fuel Gauge Operation on Chevrolet Tahoe

It is common for the fuel level sensor in the fuel tank read the fuel level incorrectly. The sensor must be replaced to correct the condition. Our technicians recommend having the complete fuel pump module replaced on high mileage vehicles.

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Average mileage: 147,300 (57,000–379,352)
11 model years affected: 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999, more2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008
68 people reported this problem
35 people shared problem details
My fuel level gauge has completely stopped working...at first was sporadic (but always wrong) and now it just points straight down. It has not been fixed.
2003 Chevrolet Tahoe145,000
Fuel gauge says there is 1/4 tank of fuel left, but it won't start. It does start if I add fuel to tank.
WONT START BELOW 1/4 TANK GAS.PUT ENOUGH TO RAISE IT ABOVE A 1/4 RUNS FINE...IM SICK AND TIRED OF SPENDING ALL MY HARD EARNED MONEY TO KEEP THIS TAHOE ABOVE A 1/4 TANK.IT COST ME ABOUT AN EXTRA $300 A MONTH JUST TO BE ABLE TO DRIVE THE THING.
2003 Chevrolet Tahoe171,000
fuel gage floating from empy to full to half
Gas gauge not working. Stays at empty even when gas put in. Have not fixed problem yet. Just bought car 3 days ago and researching on what needs to be done.
2001 Chevrolet Tahoe122,550
When the tank is full, the gage will read empty, and then will start working when the fuel level comes down - but after about half a tank, it becomes erratic.
2002 Chevrolet Tahoe146,000
gas gauge fell down touching another gauge
fuel gauge no longer goes all the way to "Full" - it stops between 3/4 and full.
2000 Chevrolet Tahoe143,000
i have replaced the cluster and fuel pump asseblemy
2000 Chevrolet Tahoe140,000
fuel gauge occasionally but rarely reads the correct level, usually pegs all the way empty. we use the trip to keep track, @300mi, fill up. when towing, @220mi.
My fuel gauge has been fluttering back and forth with a little noise. It doesn't register the fuel level properly.
Erratic fuel gauge readings... had to replace the fuel pump... problem solved
Fuel guage bounces around.
2001 Chevrolet Tahoe163,000
Replacement
1998 Chevrolet Tahoe152,500
Upon starting the engine the gas gauge shoots over to the three o'clock position and then settles to an area roughly to 1/8 to 1/4 lower then where the gauge read prior to starting the engine.
2003 Chevrolet Tahoe192,145
It won't crank when it get to a 1/4 tank or 140 miles digital but if I put gas in.. it will no problem
Gas gauge reads about 4 o clock past full mark. Appears to adjust as full goes down but not sure. New fuel pump and sensor was installed.
Gas tank filled up completely and guage registers 1/2 full
2002 Chevrolet Tahoe129,000
Won't start if below 1/4 tank of gas
2005 Chevrolet Tahoe111,000
fuel gauge is never reads the same from when you shut the vehicle off and restart it also you can have dash indicator set at miles that you have left in your tank it will go up or down 20 to 50 miles when you only traveled 10
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