The Fuel Level Sender has a resistance rating of 10 ohms when
the tank is empty and 180 ohms when full. The unit can be adjusted to read accurately in tanks from 6" to 23" deep.
This probe is meant for use with 2" or 2-1/4" VDO Fuel Level 10-180 OHM, see "Accessories" tab for purchase.
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This would be approximately 2" in diameter between the mounting screws.
This unit requires manufacturer part number 226 053 neoprene gasket. Please contact our sales department for current lead time and ordering.
No, this product does not have FAA approval.
Yes, this is a float type sender.
The D180 works with both Capacitive and Resistive Float senders. This is a resistive float type.