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Temp Gauge Spiking

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My 94 Vitara JLXs temp gauge keeps spiking into Hot rapidly then settling back to normal, its started doing this occaisonally then settles for a long while before spiking rapidly again?

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Check the coolant level, a small air lock can cause this, as the steam passes the sensor, the steam is hotter than the coolant

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