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Temperature gauge on Nissa Altima 2.4

Temperature gauge bounces from cold to normal range

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Well it could be the gauge on the dash or the sending unit on the engine. But it could also be low on coolant or a problem with the thermostat. I would check the circuit for the gauge first if the radiator is full of coolant.

Posted on Jan 07, 2013

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sounds like you need to replace the thermostat.

Posted on Jan 29, 2009

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