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Engine overheating warning light comes on in traffic and temperature guage needle pegs, has happened in 30 degree and 80 degree weather, isn' there a fan that is supposed to kick in and if so does it run on a fuse?

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You are correct.
There is an electric fan that activates via a temperature sensor. And this all is protected by a fuse.
Check the fuse panel it may be simply replacing the fuse will resolve the problem. If the fuse blows again have it checked for a short. Temperature sensor could also be bad and need replacing.
Hope this helps!

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