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Re: Wacky Coincidence?
Hairy green toads from Mars made Charles Bryant say:
> After closing the hood, I headed back down the road, happy that no warning
> lights now flashed. I got a few miles down the road and, suddenly, I
> noticed the temp gauge was working. I assumed that this was just one of
> those teases that Audi's just seem to LOVE playing on their suffering
> owners and that the gauge would fail ("properly"?) when I took the car out
> GUESS WHAT?!!
> The gauge has worked every time now. Anyone got a feeling as to what I
> jiggled back into place? I'm assuming I "fixed" it when I was knocking the
> antifreeze tank. Is the sensor anywhere near the tank?
The sensor is mounted to the upper coolant hose near the engine head.
It does start to work randomly for a while. Maybe you're just lucky.
It is *possible* that you had water in the connector, and the thumping
drained it, but I doubt it....
Andrew L. Duane (JOT-7) email@example.com
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