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2003 Ford Taurus temperature guage

Sometimes the temperature guage works and sometimes it don't move at all. I am getting heat from the heater.It's just that the guage doesn't move at all sometimes and sometimes it works. I let the car warm up to when the tach shows 1. I went about 7 miles this morning to work and the guage worked. I came home 7 mi. and it didn't move at all. My husband looked under the hood and he wiggled the wire in the sending unit and it worked. Any suggestions? Thank you,
Linda

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Replace the temp sending unit if you continue to have this problem

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