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I've a mazda cx7 2011model with engine capacity being 2.5,

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I've a mazda cx7...

I've a mazda cx7 2011model with engine capacity being 2.5, currently the fan has moved to an emergency making it speed very high, it's been diagnosed and a P0118 code has been shown

Mechanic's Assistant: Just to clarify, what's the exact code? And have you tried to reset it?

Have not reset it

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your CX-7?

2011 model

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your CX-7 yourself? What have you tried so far?

I'm to replace the sensor

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

No please just want to fix this particular issue

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Mazda
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Mazda Mechanic: Kevin, Auto Mechanic replied 7 months ago
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Hi im kevin yes in most cases the coolant temp sensor is the cause of this code and the fan running .

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
what do i do, should i change it and where is it placed in the engine
Mazda Mechanic: Kevin, Auto Mechanic replied 7 months ago

Let me check location

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Mazda Mechanic: Kevin, Auto Mechanic replied 7 months ago

The temperature sensor is located on the end of cylinder head opposite from the timing belt .it just unscrews

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