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i just got this 05 [COLOR=#739912 !important][COLOR=#739912 !important]impala[/COLOR][/COLOR] has 88k miles i put 30 bucks in at 3.83 a gallon it put 7.8 gallons the [COLOR=#739912 !important][COLOR=#739912 !important]gas[/COLOR][/COLOR] light was on when i went to put gas in it, i think the guage if bad because it showed i had 3 1/4s of at tank on 7.8gallons.. and i have got 120 miles on it and i [COLOR=#739912 !important][COLOR=#739912 !important]drive[/COLOR][/COLOR] alot of highway ans some city when i go to work Monday_ Friday and thegas needle is dropping fast, my q is, is my gauge bad because 7.8 gallons on a 17 gallon tank should not show 3 1/4s of a tank
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I got something about important colors. Aside from that, from what I could understand, 8 gallons is almost half a tank, so considering there was likely some fuel still in the tank when you added it, that seems perfectly reasonable. Gas gauges aren't all that accurate anyway.
 
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