Question about 2001 Oldsmobile Aurora

1 Answer

1997 Oldsmobile Aurora Outside Temp Gauge

I have a 1997 Olds Aurora that the outside temp gauge reads 30 degrees or less. This is causing the A/C Compressor not to kick in. Where is the outside temp gauge and how can i fix this before going onto the next issue with the A/C.?

Posted by on

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Guru:

    An expert who has written 7 tips or uploaded 3 video tips

  • Master
  • 674 Answers

The sensor is in behind the nosecone. but this should not effect the ac system . it would it the inside temp sender said that in the auto mode only. put it in defrost mode and the compressor should be on if not you have another problem (maybe low on freon)

Posted on Aug 26, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

2001 Olds Aurora. The fan is blowing but very little heat is coming out. Maybe 60 degrees tops. Where should I begin my trouble shooting to see what needs replacing?


First check to see that the cooling system is properly filled.
Next, watch you engine temperature and see that it hits operating temperature. If the thermostat sticks open the engine will never get up to normal temp. On my Aurora, that is exactly midway on the temp gauge.

Dec 02, 2010 | 2001 Oldsmobile Aurora

1 Answer

My temp gauge that reads the degree outside reads 49 degress all the time. How do i fix it to where it reads the right temp all the time?


The ambient temperature sensor needs to be replaced these are usually located in front of the radiator when you open the hood.These are typically not too expensive,

Sep 20, 2010 | 1996 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme Coupe

1 Answer

02 super duty with 7.3 fuel gauge will give false readings.


COULD BE THE FUEL SENDER OR YOU HAVE A POOR GROUND POINT IN THE CABIN.
WEIRD AND MULIPLE MALFUNCTIONS ARE USALLY A POOR GROUND.

Nov 17, 2009 | 2002 Ford F250 Super Duty SuperCab

1 Answer

Climate control display for Outside temperature


Had the same problem, replaced the ambient air temp sensor in front of the radiator. Cost is like 10-15 bucks. Don't worry if temp doesn't change right away. Took me about 5 miles and then it worked great.

Sep 13, 2009 | 1999 Oldsmobile Intrigue

1 Answer

Outside temperature gauge for my malfunctions


The problem is a bad ambient air temp sensor or a broken wire to that sensor. The sensor usually is located in the front of the engine bay on the support for hood latch, between the outer grill and the radiator/condensor assemblies.

Jul 22, 2009 | 1997 Buick Riviera

1 Answer

Outside temp sensor does not work on 1995 olds aurora


You can buy a replacement ambient air temp sensor at an auto parts store for about $10. Its as simple to change as a light bulb and can be found behind your front bumper at the base of the radiator.

Jun 27, 2009 | 1995 Oldsmobile Aurora

1 Answer

Onboard Temp gauge


This probably occurs when you start up after the engine has been off for a few hours. What is happening is that the module is taking a new temp reading however heat from the radiator is causing the sensor to read a warmer value than it really is. I suggest that you relocate the temp sensor further away from the radiator and closer to the grill opening in order to read actual ambient temp (approx 6" should work).

Dec 31, 2008 | 2005 Ford F-150

1 Answer

1997 Olds Aurora A/C Issues


The outside temp sensor is located in front of the radiator at the bottom of the radiator....It should have a two wire harness pluged into it.

Aug 26, 2008 | 2001 Oldsmobile Aurora

Not finding what you are looking for?
2001 Oldsmobile Aurora Logo

Related Topics:

359 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Oldsmobile Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

70387 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22041 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

6879 Answers

Are you an Oldsmobile Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...