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Old 08-27-2012, 06:23 AM
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My Mustang is running hot, I have replaced the thermostat and had the radiator flsuhed and it run on the white line just before the redzone. Could it just be a bad temp gauge? The fan is working also, not sure what else could cause it to run so hot. Yes the thermostat is put in correctly
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Old 09-21-2012, 11:38 PM
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well i would suggest you to not to take much risk and just take it to the workshop to get it done proper.
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Old 09-28-2012, 08:08 AM
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Did you verify that the thermostat is openning? The stock gauges are somewhat useless and can be all over the place. You could also test the sensor fairly easily w/ a multimeter to see if it's putting out the correct voltage.
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Old 11-27-2012, 01:28 PM
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Have you replaced the water pump also? The impelled could be broken off causing no circulation of coolant.
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