Wortformen:(regular plural) fuel gauges
( Automotive engineering : Vehicle components , Bodywork, controls, and accessories ) fuel
A fuel gauge
is an instrument that shows
how much fuel there is in a fuel tank
He checked the fuel gauge and saw that the tank was three-quarters full.
She was watching her falling fuel gauge, which was almost on the empty mark.
We ran out of gasoline, even though the faulty fuel gauge read full.
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