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Old 12-18-2000, 07:55 PM
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My fuel gauge would either be stuck at empty or at full. So I searched for fuel gauge and finally go to enough confidnece to take the sending unit out and clean it. It was slightly disgusting. I have started using biobor as fuel adative a few weeks ago. Will the sludge eventually clean out, or do I need to do something to clean out the fuel tank?

2nd question: The climate control blower comes on intermitantly. When it is on ((sometimes banging the passenger side lower dash) it does blow strong. Do I need to replace the entire blower or can I just replace the brushes and/or someother rebuild procedure?

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Old 12-18-2000, 09:01 PM
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You have to replace the blower motor. They have bushings in them instead of bearings and they do wear out.

The filters will eventually get out the sludge, but I would think that it will take quite a while.
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Old 12-19-2000, 07:56 AM
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BTW, the fuel gauge is still not working. Do I need to replace the sending unit?

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