Temp ran up to 210 degrees Put in new 185 thermostat temp still reads 200 why? on 2006 Pontiac Solstice

I knew to burp trapped air from motor. What else can be done could it be a bad sensor?

by in Rockford, IL on April 14, 2013
2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by on April 14, 2013
Is the cooling fan (radiator) coming on by 215F? If so , what's the problem? Normal operating temp is over 200F. Putting the wrong (to cold) thermostat in will create other problems.
COMMENT by on April 15, 2013
the temp. never got that hot beforei did put same temp thermostat [185f] back in .
ANSWER by on April 15, 2013
the computor sensors need 200 deg to function properly thats the design

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