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My temp gauge sticks to cold after my motor warms in freight

Customer Question

My temp gauge sticks to cold after my motor warms in freight liner FLD with Detroit s60 . Changed temp sending unit, gauge, all harness to n from ecm, thermostat and edm. Please help me
JA: What's the make/model/year of your truck? Engine type?
Customer: Freight liner FLD 2003 with Detroit s60
JA: Anything else you want the truck mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Medium and Heavy Trucks
Expert:  go-west.. replied 10 months ago.
Good evening
Does the coolant gauge ever work?
Does the check engine light ever come on?
Does the fan work properly?
Does the gauge get proper voltage at wire 81 c
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Gauge work first 10 min then moves Between 100 and 250 then settles in 100 and fan is continues
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Check light never came on
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Didn't check the voltage at gauge
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Any idea
Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Need help please if you are busy can another tech help me
Expert:  go-west.. replied 10 months ago.

sorry for the delay

been looking for this document

Expert:  go-west.. replied 10 months ago.

have a look at the diagram make sure the wiring is right

did you do coolant temp sender on the engine side ??

or the brass colored one..

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
One on passenger side by thermostat

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