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2004 Volvo S40 135k miles Dash display of ambient temprature

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2004 Volvo S40 135k milesDash display of ambient temprature is intermittent. Sometimes an accurate display.....sometime a spurious display (-49) and sometime simlpy -------. Is the sensor bad or something else. The computer and air conditioning are unaffected
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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Issue remains
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The problem still exists.

the ambient sensor needs replacing since hvac not effected , common issue ,it will be located on the driver side mirror

there 2 sensors, one is called (climate unit sensor ) for hvac and one is called (Sensor outdoor temperature )

click on link to view pdf file and sensor location

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Customer reply replied 1 month ago
Thanks for your response.
There appears to be an outside air sensor that is located behind the bumper (on the driver side) and in front of the condenser. What is it?
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