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I have a new 2012 gts, with a broblem with intermittent fuel gauge.

The problem was resolved by removing the green plug at the bottom of sender unit to allow more flOw into tube.
This was in a bv service bulletin and it worked for gts.

Thought I would share,
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Do you mean the gauge showing the proper amount of fuel or the yellow fuel level is low warning light?
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The Analog Gauge in the Cluster would show Empty all the time.
After riding a few miles it would gradually start moving up to the current fuel level. Local dealer had to drop engine twice before finding the BV bulleting on removing the green plug at the bottom of the sender, which allowed more fuel flow in the tube.
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Wow, so now it works right? Thanks for the tip. 8)
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Works Great !
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AWESOME. 8)
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Would anyone know which plug it is? Is it just a matter of unplugging or something else is involved?

Im having this same problem
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Green plug
I just started having this exact problem today with my 2012 GTV 300. Could you explain where I can find this green plug & sender unit.
Thanks!!!
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