Why is my fuel gauge showing as full all the time?

I have 2011 Volkswagen Polo. The fuel gauge is showing full all the time. What's wrong?

Asked on 19 June 2020 by Banpreet s

Answered by Dan Powell
Reads like a problem with the fuel tank float sender.
Tags: fuel gauge
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