How do I get an Autometer Fuel Gauge to work with my 71 fj40 fuel tank?

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I've done a 350 swap and am upgrading my guages.

I'm using autometer guages and am having trouble with the OHMs from the sending unit to the fuel guage. They have a selection of OHM options but none that seem to work with the 17-120 OHM range of the sending unit.

Please advise.

Thanks
 

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Pick up a generic Autometer fuel level sending unit to work with your gauge and modify the holes to work on your Toyota tank.


No big deal.


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easy way is to get a new sending unit that is compatable with the autometer gauge.

There is a way to hook up a bunch of resistors and other electronic crap in order to make the gauge read correctly, if you want try that route search fuel gauge and a ton of info will come up.
 

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Resurrecting this thread to ask if anyone would know the model of the Autometer sender they used on this?
 

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