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Posted by Sam L on February 13, 2000 at 23:28:07:

In Reply to: Gas Guage and OBD on Blink posted by Jon on February 13, 2000 at 21:56:07:

Sometimes on bad days, after filling the tank in my '95 M3, the engine starts but the gas gauge stays empty or where it was last before I filled it up. After burning a few gallons and restarting the engine, it corrects itself...kind of annoying, but not that bad since its only temp. (if you find a solution, post!)

Sam L

: When I filled up the car today (16 gallons), the Fuel Guage and OBC acted as if I only had about 4 gallons (guage stayed at 1/4, with an 85 mile range). About 1/2 hour later, the guage started rising and within an hour was up to full. After about an hour and a half the OBC started reading 300+ miles.

: The car is relatively new 99, with ~6K miles.

: Anyone else had any problems with the gas guage? I'll have BMW check it out, but curious if it is something others have encountered.

: Thanks
: Jon
: Estoril Blue 99M3C




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