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The wire was cut on my ambient temperature sensor now when I…

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The wire was cut...

The wire was cut on my ambient temperature sensor now when I turn my Ford F-350 on it reads 50 degrees for a short time and shuts off and don't read anything

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the connectors on the sensor itself? It's important that they not be loose or corroded.

Yes all are good

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your F350?

My engine light is on also 2017 super duty

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your F350 yourself? What have you tried so far?

Checked connections and changed the sensor

Submitted: 11 months ago.Category: Ford
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Is the vehicle not under warranty?

How did this wire get damaged?

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
It is the wire was cut from added lights the truck is used for a highway department
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 11 months ago

What liter engine and do you know which codes are stored?

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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 11 months ago

Hello Chris here again,

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