[V8] Temp Sensor

dsaad at icehouse.net dsaad at icehouse.net
Tue Oct 5 10:32:02 EDT 2004

I think you just proved that the sensor is in fact working just fine. No need to
replace it unless it is leaking or the readings are out of spec.
And - no - the guage does not use both sensors. Rumor has it that the electric
fan can use both if needed though.


Quoting CoultL at aol.com:

> I am going to buy a thermostat from the dealer and hope that helps my
> overheating issue.  I figured while I am throwing parts at the car why not
> replace the temp sensor.  As I understand it, the one on the front of the
> head is the g63 and this is the one that the cabin gauge reads?  I unplugged
> it today and the gauge went to zero...I thought it was supposed to use the
> signal from another sensory if the one on the front of the head was
> unplugged.  Does my needle going to zero when I unplugged signal that this
> other sensor is toast?  Thanks in advance.
> -Justin Lewis
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