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Just looking to find out where the sensor is located. Temp. Oops. My mechanic says it is located above the engine...

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Just looking to find out...
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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Ford Mechanic: Ron Z., - Ford Tech - replied 1 year ago
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May I have the Model and Engine Size of your 2001 Ford?

Are you looking for the Coolant Temp Sensor?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
3.6 liter V 2001 Ford Mustang, base
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Not looking for a coolant sensor
Ford Mechanic: Ron Z., - Ford Tech - replied 1 year ago

Ok, which sensor are you looking for?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
The mechanic said that it is near the back of the engine
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Near the cylinder head
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Above the intake
Ford Mechanic: Ron Z., - Ford Tech - replied 1 year 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?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
the check engine light comes on
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
No P codes
Ford Mechanic: Ron Z., - Ford Tech - replied 1 year 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...

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Ford Mechanic: EricFromCT, Ford Technician replied 1 year ago
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Hi. What sensor on your engine are you looking for?

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Just a second
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
A temp sensor
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Hello
Ford Mechanic: EricFromCT, Ford Technician replied 1 year ago

I am looking for a diagram for you

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Ok
Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I am trying to locate it on my car
Ford Mechanic: EricFromCT, Ford Technician replied 1 year ago

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

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
Ok, I checked out where it is. I will look again
Ford Mechanic: EricFromCT, Ford Technician replied 1 year ago

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

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Customer reply replied 1 year ago
I was also told that I might have a vacuum leak
Ford Mechanic: EricFromCT, Ford Technician replied 1 year ago

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

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Ford Mechanic: EricFromCT, Ford Technician replied 1 year ago

Thanks for viewing my response. Let me know if you have any more questions, and also please rate my assistance using the 5 star rating method. Thank you.

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