overnight the needle goes about 1/4 inch past the line below the C on the gauge. While running the vehicle all day it never goes past 1/4 inch above the C. Would this be a gauge issue or could it be a bad sensor?
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2001 Ford Explorer Sport Trac Question: Temp gauge on dash cluster, the needle goes past the bottom line below the C
Answer #1Greg's Orange Auto (14643 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386globalhelper November 20, 2012, 08:58Master
could be a gauge issue, do you know what temp the eng is when the gauge is at running temp?
Replydrod3687, November 20, 2012, 11:10Rookie
i believe it is around 180 - 210
Replyglobalhelper, November 20, 2012, 11:36Master
poss sending unit or gauge, try sending unit 1st its easier
Replydrod3687, November 20, 2012, 16:19Rookie
thanks, will try that first.