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Just looking to find out where the sensor is located, temp,

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Just looking to find out where the sensor is located
JA: Which sensor are you asking about? O2? MAP? Did any codes pop up?
Customer: temp
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: oops
JA: What year is your Ford?
Customer: My mechanic says it is located above the engine in the back
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: 2001
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: He inspected it yesterday
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Ron Z. replied 5 months ago.

May I have the Model and Engine Size of your 2001 Ford?

Are you looking for the Coolant Temp Sensor?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
3.6 liter V 2001 Ford Mustang, base
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Not looking for a coolant sensor
Expert:  Ron Z. replied 5 months ago.

Ok, which sensor are you looking for?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
The mechanic said that it is near the back of the engine
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Near the cylinder head
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Above the intake
Expert:  Ron Z. replied 5 months ago.

There are a few different sensors back there. Can you be a bit more specific? Did you have a Check Engine Light on and have the "p-codes" scanned that led you to this sensor?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
the check engine light comes on
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
No P codes
Expert:  Ron Z. replied 5 months ago.

Ok. I am going to opt-out and forward you to another Tech that may better assist. Sit tight one sec.. someone will be right with you...

Expert:  EricFromCT replied 5 months ago.

Hi. What sensor on your engine are you looking for?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Just a second
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
A temp sensor
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Hello
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 5 months ago.

I am looking for a diagram for you

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Ok
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I am trying to locate it on my car
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 5 months ago.

It is located on the cylinder head.

Expert:  EricFromCT replied 5 months ago.

It is on the rear of the drivers side cylinder head.

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Ok, I checked out where it is. I will look again
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 5 months ago.

Ok. You may have to look harder and more closely. It is there. Thanks.

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
I was also told that I might have a vacuum leak
Expert:  EricFromCT replied 5 months ago.

Ok. You need to look for any vacuum lines that may be disconnected.

Expert:  EricFromCT replied 5 months ago.

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