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'02 venture temp gauge goes to red but the lower hose temp is 115 and upper hose is 200, would this be a temp gauge sending unit gone bad?

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SINE YOU HAVE DIFFERENT TEMPERATURE ON THE UPPER RADIATOR HOSE FROM THE BOTTOM HOSE,MEANS THAT YOU DO NOT HAVE A GOOD COOLANT CIRCULATION AND THIS MIGHT CAUSED EITHER FROM FAULTY THERMOSTAT,AIR IN THE COOLING SYSTEM,OR BLOGGED RADIATOR.

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SOURCE: what is a oil sending unit on 99 chevy venture van?

easy to change u just need a special tool for removed on front of motor at right of oil filter its look like a coolant sensor or a little bottle with a connetor removed the connector and take the tool to remove

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SOURCE: Ok, I have changed the lower radiator hose(leak)

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Sounds like there could be an air pocket in your cooling system. If the job was done by a mechanic take it back. If a "friend" helped you, tell him to rebleed the system. Also seems like your water pump might be bad. If it was overheating before changing the thermostat and is still doing the problem only worse then I would assume the pump needs to be changed. If the pump is bad, there is no doubt that air is in the system still and causing the overheating to occur even faster.

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SOURCE: 97 s10 pickup 4.3 sending unit

Hello,
It is ok for your gauge to go to 1/4 when off. It is even some what normal. The gauge is going to its neutral position. Keep in mind it is also comon for the sending unit to fail in this year / make of vehicle.

I hope this helps.

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SOURCE: Losing engine coolant and have no heat on my 2001

if you are loosing coolant it has to go somewhere. rent a coolant pressurte tester from the big auto chain parts store. remove you spark plugs. have a good flash light. pressurize the system with the tester and look for leaks. your cavalir is known for bad intake manifold gaskets leaking coolant

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