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2003 Ford Windstar: Ambient Air Temperature Sensor Location

I need to know where the outside temperature sensor is on the van. The van constantly reads 110 degrees when it is only 50. Any help is appreciated.

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There is currently no recall on the 2003 Ford Windstar which cites a transmission problem. The 2003 Ford WIndstar was recalled on May 3, 2012 because of a defect in the suspension and front control arm.--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
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    I do not have a transmission problem.

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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

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SOURCE: The outside air temperature sensor for the 2003 Camry

the sensor is located in front of radiator if you open hood and look down behind front bumper you should see it, or look from under the frt bumper, it easy to change, also get part from dealer it not $$,hope this helps.

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if your outside temp is wrong on your 2002 Envoy here is how you fix it. part number 15047946 sensor. looks like the wrong part..it's not. take the brace part off of it by pressing the clips and slide out the part you need. Loosen the 4-5 bolts from the top of the grill..attached to brace right on top of the grill..just pull the grill out about 3 inches..put your hand thru..it's driver side to the middle. original is grey box with connector. pull it out, reattach connector to new part and push the new piece in the hole..get the piece from the dealer..25.00...put screws back in grill brace. reset the temp by pressing front defrost, rear defrost and mode all at once. took me 15 minutes..and I'm a 55 year old girl:) you can do it!

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This may be a wiring issue as the sensor is electronic in nature. Any loose wiring may cause the voltage across the sensor to differ resulting in an inaccurate reading.

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