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We have another problem. We changed the thermostat in this 1992 ford f250. And it does not read on the dash. What can this be?
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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Im sorry its not the thermostat its the engine temp sensor
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Ford Mechanic: john -aka eauto, The Car Guy replied 3 months ago
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does the gauge sweep with the key on engine off?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
No it doesnt move
Ford Mechanic: john -aka eauto, The Car Guy replied 3 months ago

do the rest of the gauges sweep?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
just the temp gauge doesnt move
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Does that mean the gauge or module is bad?
Ford Mechanic: john -aka eauto, The Car Guy replied 3 months ago

yes you have a bad instrument cluster... the steeper motor or module tor the coolant gauge has failed

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
can that module be replaced individually or does the whole instrument panel have to be replaced?
Ford Mechanic: john -aka eauto, The Car Guy replied 3 months ago

some electronic cluster rebuilders can fix them but i know of no sources for the parts

used you can try www.car-part.com and i also have had good luck on ebay

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