Silverado 2008

Fuel Level Sending Unit

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Location



Specific to:

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2008

This sensor is located on the fuel pump module assembly.

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Fig. Fuel level sensor and related components-4.3L, 4.8L, 5.3L, 6.0L engines

Removal & Installation



Specific to:

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2008

  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.
  2.  
  3. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  4.  
  5. Properly relieve the fuel system pressure.
  6.  
  7. Drain the fuel. Remove the fuel tank.
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  9. Remove the sending unit.
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  11. Disconnect the fuel pump electrical connector.
  12.  
  13. Remove the fuel lever sensor electrical connector retaining clip.
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  15. Disconnect the fuel level sensor electrical connector.
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  17. Remove the fuel level sensor retaining clip.
  18.  
  19. Remove the fuel level sensor.

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    Fig. Fuel level sensor and related components-4.3L, 4.8L, 5.3L, 6.0L engines

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To install:


NOTE
Be sure to use new fasteners, as required.

  1. Installation is the reverse of the removal procedure.
  2.  
  3. Start the engine and check for leaks. Correct as required.
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