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98Honda CRV -Although there are no visible signs of overheating, the needle goes from medium-almost High - yet radiator etc appears okay. Could the temp gauge be faulty? Or are there some diagnostics we need to check also. Pls help My son took it the car yesterday to two auto electricians and they both said the gauge appeared to be okay. Appreciate any suggestions.

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First i would check to make sure cooling fan is coming on if not check fuses.if good then check to see if its getting power and a good ground to fan. if it is the fan motor is bad. if not you my have a radiator coolant temp sensor not working right (not sending power to fan) but that sensor has to get power from The cooling fan relay... If the fan comes on. You need to have the cooling system pressure checked for leaks any air in system will cause the gauge not read right .It reads coolant not air if that ok there is another temp sensor just for the gauge it my be faultly it that ok a bad ground or faulty gauge. And make sure thermostat is good hope this helps

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