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Our temperature gauge quit working. 144635 yes we checked…

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Our temperature gauge quit...

Our temperature gauge quit working

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? Have you checked the coolant level?

144635 yes we checked coolant . The gas gauge or temperature gauge are not working

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the model/year of your Chevy?

It is a 2005 Chevy Venture van

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

Yes I am trying to fix it myself it has been parked for a while and we are trying to get it going so we can drive it. We tried to check fuses don't know if we check the right one cuz I do not know where they're located

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

That is about it just the gauges is what we are having problems with spedometer works

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Chevy Mechanic: Randall C, ASE Master Tech replied 3 months ago
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Chevy Mechanic: Randall C, ASE Master Tech replied 3 months ago

Ok, you have 3 fuses that one of them could? be the problem. you should not just look at them but swap them out.If the problem persists after changing fuses? you then likely have a bad cluster. the cluster is a sort of logic module and circuits within could have failed. So do the fuses I have listed. I am hoping fuses issue but no promise then it would need a cluster Fuses are:

Mall / Cluster

Cluster Batt

Ign 1

All of them are in the fuse box on right end of dash

Here is the attachment showing fuse locations

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