car in great shape. only has 48,000 miles. was taken car of. gas gage is not reading accurate. I ran out of gas and it said I had a full tank! low gas light didn't come on. is this a manufactures defect? will gm fix for free?
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1997 Chevrolet Lumina
Question: my chevy lumina only has 48,000 miles. the gas gage does not work is thisadefect
Answer #1Greg's Orange Auto (8341 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9355globalhelper December 12, 2012, 12:56Master
poss fuel tank sending unit as it is 12yrs old
Replykrissyh, December 12, 2012, 17:34Rookie
is this expensive? major repair?
Replyglobalhelper, December 12, 2012, 18:02Master
could range from 400.00 to 500 depending on which pump u use aftermarket or factory
Answer #2your.mechanic December 12, 2012, 23:04Master
Yes, it is a defect.