Kia Sportage 2005-06

Testing

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  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions section.
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  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
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  5. Following proper procedures remove the fuel sender assembly from the vehicle.
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  7. Using an ohmmeter, measure the resistance between terminals 5 and 6 at each float level. If the resistance value is not as shown in the table, replace the fuel gauge sender.
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  9. Check that the resistance changes smoothly when the float is moved from "E" to "F". If resistance readings do not change as specified, replace the fuel sender as an assembly.
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  11. After completing this test, wipe the sender dry and reinstall it in the fuel tank.

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    Fig. Test fuel gauge sending unit as shown

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