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Car is saying it is hot when its not - 1992 Oldsmobile 88

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Could be a problem with ect--wiring circuit--instrument cluster. I'd have to double check your temp gage by using an infra-red temp gun on your engine.
I can't say replacing the ect will help anything? The location is circle with a c in the picture, note the vin.

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