is it a gas or dsl engine, if its a dsl engine there might be a drain on the bottom of the fuel filter just open it till it does not run clear....water is going to settle to the bottom so it will drain first....then it will get darker when its all dsl fuel Try this at your own risk. But I was told buy alot of old timers that you can pour 1 (16oz.) bottle of common rubbing alcohol in your tank and the gas will mix with the alcohol and burn it eventually. Tried it and it worked on my 1994 Dodge Ram 1500 with a 5.2 (318) engine. Hope this helps...
water sensor has malfunctioned/or fuel has large quantity of water contamination.
Change the fuel filter or drain the water out of the fuel filter.
Change the fuel filter
If you have a warning light telling you there is water in the fuel, you will need to park the car immediately. You will then need to drain all of the fuel from the car before putting more gas in.
The sensor in the fuel filter housing is bad. I had the same problem on my 2003 6.0L F-350. I had the Ford dealership change the sensor ($110.00) and I have not had the light come since.
Where is the water drain for the Water in Fuel light?
Either the light bulb in the dash is bad or the sending unit in the fuel tank has a problem.
In my 2007 Ford F150 truck I drove about 30 miles after the fuel light came on.
fill up the tank and calculate the difference between the quantity you put in when the light came on and the capacity of the tank then you will know
The fuel water separator is located on the frame rail with the fuel filter, you should drain the water and replace the Filter on the frame rail and the filter on top of the motor if your water in fuel sensor light comes on...
A 1998 Ram with the Cummins diesel has a water in fuel indicator on the dash that will illuminate if there is water in the fuel filter housing.
Probably the fuel pressure sensor malfunctioning...
did you get all the electrical connection hooked up on the fuel tank ?
My 2005 will do that if the gas cap was not secured tightly.
No, drain it now and catch the fuel that come out. If there is water in it you may need to change the filter,and clean the fuel tank to remove the water. Water is very damaging to a diesel fuel system.
It means that the fuel in gasoline station was mixed with water or water somehow got in gasoline stations or your cars fuel tank. To get it out you can buy some special chemicals which collect water from your diesel in tank, and then burns it with diesel mixed ;) Now if your talking about the idiot light that says water in fuel means need to change fuel filter. sensor on bottom of cap to fuel filter is touching the metal inside filter. all fuel has moister in it. The filter is a fuel separator.
Refracted light is light that has been bent when it goes through a translucent object such as water. It is bent into a different direction than it came from.
fuel + oxygen -------> carbon dioxide + water + energy ( heat + light energy )
If the oil light came on before the engine died then, no. The Oil Light is not an indication of the fuel pump or relay. The Oil Light comes on when the oil preasure drops too low, which can happen when the oil pump goes out, the oil passages are restricted or the vehicle is too low on oil. If the Oil Light came on when the motor died or shortly after, that is normal, because the motor stopped running, thus stopping the oil pump. If your oil light came on well before the motor died, then either you were about out of oil or the oil pump quit...... AND if that happened and then your engine died..... you're looking at replacing/rebuilding the engine.
= Sorry I mean = = I have the warning light telling me that I have water in fuel filter on my 1994 diesel Peugeot 306. Do I need to change the fuel filter if so can some one please tell me where the fuel filter located and would I have to reprimand it =
trac off light came on while i was driving my cavalier. it was the fuel pump. reach under car and hit the center of the gas tank with either a closed fist or a rubber mallet. if car starts for a few seconds it is your fuel pump. if not, it doesnt rule out the fuel pump. it just means hitting tank didnt work as a test.
No, water is not a fuel.
I have a 2001 Xterra which gets poor mileage and I have driven over 30 miles after the light came on on the highway.
That light is a warning that the fuel/water seperator has collected at least 100cc of water. You should drain the water from the seperator as soon as possible. If it continues usually means you have bad fuel.
no the Toyota pickups do not have fuel light.