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Thats crazy, 06 torrent, nothing yet, Pretty sure that my

Customer Question

thats crazy
JA: What is the model/year of your Pontiac?
Customer: 06 torrent
JA: Are you fixing your Torrent yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: nothing yet
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: Pretty sure that my temp sensor is on the fritz
JA: Have you checked the connectors on the sensor itself? It's important that they not be loose or corroded.
Customer: i have not and im not entirely sure where the sensor is
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Pontiac
Expert:  Dan replied 1 month ago.

Hello my name is***** am an ASE Master Technician and I am glad to help you with your question.

Expert:  Dan replied 1 month ago.

Have you had this scanned for codes?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No its a brand new problem. My fan stayed on after i shut off my car yesterday. It has been doing it ever since. I've noticed my temp gauge flux up and down very rapidly and very often. i even get an over heating/shut of A/C but i know i cant possibly be overheated I assume it is a sensor issue
Expert:  Dan replied 1 month ago.

Take it to any auto parts store and ask for a free scan. If the coolant temp sensor is the problem it will usually set a code.

Expert:  Dan replied 1 month ago.

The coolant temp sensor is threated into the side of the cylinder head.

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