View Full Version : 2009 Outback V - Gauges

06-04-2009, 01:28 PM
I noticed when I shut the engine off some of the gauges dont zeror out for example; with the engin shut off, the RPM guage still reads approx 300rpm. as soon as I crank the engine over, it finally zeros out. Same applies for the oil pressure guage. Is this normal or am I looking at a warranty issue?

06-04-2009, 02:26 PM
My 08OBV does the same thing. from what i can tell it is because you are killing power to the gauges when you turn the engine off so they dont have power to read the new settings.

06-04-2009, 07:42 PM
Yea same thing in my LSV the gauges just read what ever they want when you kill power.

Gas gauge always displays less gas then what is there when i turn it off. So always stop the boat, leave it idle for a few seconds to get a real gas reading, the tank in the boats don't have baffles to slow the sloshing of fuel like cars have so you gas gauge will move up to 1/4 tank at a time from acceleration and turning.