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Temperature gauge reads high

The temperature gauge reads off the scale on the high side. one cold morning after starting up the gauge climbed immediately beyond the red limit. car was not hot and there is no coolant leak anywhere. bought a coolant temp sensor to test and it did not work. what could be the problem?

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  • manndinngo Nov 22, 2008

    Hello there. Tried the other sensor on the water pump and it gave a good reading. Replaced the sensor and warmed up the car. Every thing seems ok. Thank you for the help.

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Please:
can you send a photo both sensors?
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I think there is 2 sensors or your thermostat might be stuck. you can remove the stat and see what happens if it runs cool then replace it

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The problem is almost for sure the guage, replace it.

Posted on Nov 21, 2008

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