1997 Mitsubishi Galant Q&A

1997 Mitsubishi Galant Question: We just replaced the temperature sensor but the temp gauge still shoots up

We just replaced the temperature sensor but the temp gauge still shoots up all the way to red and my engine light stays on since then. -
Answer 1
STOP DRIVING VEHICLE! Have the car checked for a blown head gasket. -
Answer 2
did you repl coolant temp sensor or eng temp sensor for the gauge there are 2 types.one is for the computor and one is for the temp gauge -