While driving the fuel gauge drops to zero and the fuel light came on?

Asked by May 16, 2017 at 02:54 PM about the 2001 Lexus RX 300 Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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76,895

Maybe you are out of gas?

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68,335

Lol,good one FOR,

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68,335

Losse ground at fuel sending unit.

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76,895

I know it is obvious but I have told people that who later responded that putting gas in their car fixed their "problem". LOL

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Gas tank was 3/8 full before hitting the bump in the road. After gauge and light came on, I drove another fifty miles back to my home and car continued to run smoothly. This happened previously about a month ago. When I went to check the car the next morning, it all worked correctly but not this time.

76,895

After answering questions on this forum for a couple of years I have realized that some people really are that clueless - my gas gauge is on empty and my car won't start - what do I do?

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