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#11147949 - 10/06/15 08:32 AM gas gauge
Gregg R Offline

Registered: 05/25/12
Posts: 137
Hey guys, I've got a 2008 Triton 196 with a merc 200. Just recently, when I start the motor, the needle will flutter up and down and after awhile, the needle will just drop to empty. Every time I first start it, it will go to the correct level then it will flutter for a second and then it drops to empty, just wondering if any one else has heard of this. Thanks for the help.

#11148648 - 10/06/15 01:55 PM Re: gas gauge [Re: Gregg R]
militarybrat Offline
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Registered: 06/02/11
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Could be connection at sending unit at gas tank. Corrosian at the connection itself remove wire clean then reinstall. Personally I use an inhibitor such as BoShield to stop corrosian after cleaning spray it on check once a year if needed repeat.
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