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OBD 1 DIAGNOSTIC FAILUR => P116 ENGINE COOLANT TEMPERATURE…

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OBD 1 DIAGNOSTIC FAILUR...

OBD 1 DIAGNOSTIC FAILUR => P116 ENGINE COOLANT TEMPERATURE CIRCUIT RANGE/PERFORMANCE

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles on the car? How has your mileage been lately?

80,000

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your 80 yourself? What have you tried so far?

RAN DIAGNOSTIC BECAUSE OF INTERMITTENT CHECK ENGINE LIGHT. KOEO TEST RENDERED PP116, YES I AM DOING REPAIR

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

NO THAT IS IT? JUST WANTED TO KNOW WHAT IT IS?

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hi ther my name is don i will try to help you on this

this code means Potential causes of the P0116 code include: Missing or stuck-open thermostat Bad ECT sensor Short or open on signal wire Short or open on ground wire Poor connections in wiring

check your wiring to the sensor if you get a infrared temp gun aat napa cost is 25.00 to verify that the engine is not overheating

if not overheating it will be the sensor or wiring

the picture is attached

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