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2004 Ford Freestar Question: My temp gauage keeps fluctuating when I drive on highway.

 

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andy verts, Whitlash, MT, April 15, 2013, 18:05
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When I drive around town its ok but on highway it goes up and down quite regularly. Also when I reverse I hear a grinding sound coming from rear passenger side wheel. Please help

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    tdtoolbox April 15, 2013, 21:29
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    thermostat might be sticking and sound like you need a brake job make sure you check the calipers

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12219 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9355
    globalhelper April 16, 2013, 06:28
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    ck for coolant leak and coolant level to start with

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    andy verts, April 16, 2013, 17:28
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    I have checked both and they areboth fine. When I set the interior temp to medium to low the temp stays low and doesnt fluctuate. What could the issue be

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