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1992 Volkswagen Cabriolet Question: How do read the fuel gauge on a 1992 Volkswagon Cabriolet?

 

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cabby92, 1.8L 4 Cylinder, Stockton, CA, April 04, 2014, 15:33
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The owners maunal says you have 1.8 gallons left at the red mark. I have no red mark on my guage. the lines and shaded areaS are hard to read.

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    G. T. Service Center (4228 Answers) , Stephenville, TX - (254) 638-3236
    ProfessorG April 04, 2014, 16:16
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    Do not let it go below 1/4 of a tank, the fuel pump is cooled by the fuel in the tank. If you let it get lower the pump could overheat and reduce the life of the pump.

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