Subaru Legacy

since 1990-1998 release

Repair and operation of the car

Subaru of Legasi
+ 1.1. Identification numbers
+ 2. Maintenance
+ 3. Engines
+ 4. Heating, ventilation
- 5. Fuel system
   5.1. Introduction
   5.2. Technical characteristics
   5.3. Removal of pressure in fuel system
   5.4. Check of the fuel pump
   5.5. Fuel pump
   5.6. Fuel separator (only models 4WD)
   5.7. Fuel level sensor
   5.8. Fuel tank
   5.9. Casing of the air filter
   5.10. Accelerator cable
   5.11. Electronic system of injection of fuel
   5.12. Fuel system
   5.13. System of air supply
   5.14. System of electronic control
   5.15. Check of system of injection of fuel
   + 5.16. Check and replacement of elements of system of injection of fuel
   5.17. Turbocharger
   5.18. Check of the executive mechanism of the gate of a turbocharger
   5.19. General check of a turbocharger
   5.20. Removal and installation of a turbocharger
+ 6. Exhaust system
+ 7. Systems of start, ignition
+ 8. Transmissions
+ 9. Coupling, shaft
+ 10. Brake system
+ 11. Suspension bracket
+ 12. Steering
+ 13. Body
+ 14. Electric equipment


5.7. Fuel level sensor


1. Remove pressure in fuel system. Remove a weight wire from the accumulator.
2. Remove the block of the index of level of fuel with fuel the pump from a fuel tank. On cars 4WD two fuel level sensors are installed. Unscrew nuts of fastening of the fuel level sensor.
3. Using an ohmmeter and moving a float of the fuel level sensor, measure the sensor resistance which has to change from 1 to 50 Ohms.


1. Remove the fuel level sensor.
2. If sealing laying of the fuel level sensor at removal of the sensor is damaged, replace it with the new.
3. Disconnect the internal electric socket.
4. Unscrew a bolt of fastening of the fuel level sensor.
5. Remove the fuel level sensor from a cover.
6. Installation is made in sequence, the return to removal.