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What kind of temp aensor is this

Bought the car off line. And the temp sensor is different then I ever seen it has two parts to it. The top part takes a single wire. But I do t know where that would go. And what the wire is called please help. If u need pics r a better vid let me know thanks

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It look like fan switch to turn on electric fan.

Posted on Jul 16, 2013

  • Brandon Jul 17, 2013

    I'm guessing u don't know what kind of wire I'd need I went to lordco and asked for a temp sensore wire but wasn't the same

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