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Outside air temp indicator is reading 74-75 degr. F when it is actually 96-99 degr. F outside. Just noticed this after washing car, but am not sure that it wasn't wrong before being washed. Where is location of sensor? It is a 2007 model. Thanks.

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  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    every time I'll runign but it gets over 90 degre it turns off

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As of this morning, the outside air temperature was indicating correctly. I suspect that washing the car using high pressure spray near the grill somehow caused the sensor to malfunction until it dried out.

Posted on Jul 28, 2008

Sounds to me like the outside temp sensor, the sensor in under the toyota emblem, behind the bumper

Posted on Jul 29, 2008

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