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Have you repaired the temp gauge issue

I have the same car with the same problem. A separate gauge connected to a new sensor indicated that the temp was fine. Have you been able to repair your car?

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I have a 2002 Mitsubishi Montero Limited. The other day the temperature gauge went from normal temp to Max HOT. The radiator is still cool enough to touch, it is not boiling over, and there is still coolant in the resivour. The gauge would go back down to normal in a few minutes, but now it immediately climbs to Max Hot within 1-2 minutes of turning the car on.

Posted on Aug 19, 2008

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