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Temp gauge changes

(1999 Ford Ranger)
in Paul, ID on March 11, 2011
Temp drops from middle to almost bottom never gets hot I have changed the thermostate and checked radator to make sure it is full.
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on March 11, 2011
To confirm - the engine "never gets hot"? Or just the gauge?

Does your fan perhaps run constantly? If so, it may never allow the engine to warm up entirely.
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on March 11, 2011
An easy fix may be to replace the sending unit for the gauge.
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