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89 ford ranger temperature sensor location

I can not Find the coolant temperAture sensor on my 89 ford ranger. I replaced the smaller one next to the thermostat. But can't locate the other one.

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SOURCE: Engine coolant temperature sensor

get a name brand sensor and double check with scantool under engine data for correct temp , if you can , use infrared temp gun and compare with scanner reading

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Try “autozone.com” or your local library for diagrams and step by step instructions.

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SOURCE: Overheating problem

With the sensor unplugged and the fan works,, replace the new sensor,,,,, it is probably defective. I have seeh this before.

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SOURCE: sensor locations

air intake look at snorkel it could be part of mass air flow check intake for eng coolant

Posted on Aug 29, 2009

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SOURCE: 2001 ford taurus with check engine light on. code

Make sure you replaced the right one there are two sensor's for the coolant, one takes coolant temp and the other one runs the fans for the radiator. Both are located on drivers side of the block. 2 wire leads on each how ever both are different in sending readings to the computer.Both look just alike also. Just make sure you replaced the right one. Or replace both.

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http://www.autozone.com/autozone/repairinfo/repairguide/repairGuideContent.jsp?fromSearchPage=true&pageId=0996b43f802c551c&partName=Engine+Coolant+Temperature++ECT++Sensor&partId=0996b43f802c551c I f your coolant temperature is normal and no leaks from water pump,then it could be the coolant temperature sensor,real easy to replace.I will send another link of the part.

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The Engine Coolant Temperature (ECT) sensor is a thermistor (a device which changes resistance or voltage as temperature changes). The sensor detects the temperature of engine coolant and provides a corresponding signal to the PCM (Powertrain Control Module - aka "the car's computer").

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Fig. 1 Escort ZX2 ECT sensor - The retaining clip is removed (at the solid arrow). Withdraw ECT sensor by gently wiggling/pulling in the direction of the dashed arrow.

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