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Old 09-13-2010, 09:01 AM   #1
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Tank Sensor Wire Gauge

Is there a functional reason why the the size of wire used for the tank sensor leads is so tiny? Anyone know of any drawbacks for redoing it with a larger gauge wire?

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They use small wire for reasons of weight and cost.
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These sensors measure resistance with a very low voltage...you may not get any reading if you go to heavier gauge...try it by bypassing the system and see if you get a reading..it may/may not work depending on how large a gauge you use.

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