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Ford 1998 F150 temperature gauge works soratically

One time I start the truck the gauge seems to be working properly. The next time I start it the gauge is like the engine is cold. Could it be the sending unit? If so how involved is it to replace it.

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  • preid0gr May 21, 2009

    Thanks. I will give it a try. Cost this seems to be the best option. I hate to tear into the dash.

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It probably is the sending unit, or the connection to it. The sending unit is threaded into the side of your block. You just screw it out, and screw the new one in. If you're quick, you won't lose much antifreeze. Just have a catch pan under it.

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