Question: How High Should The Temperature Gauge Go On My Car

Why Does My 1995 Toyota Camry Temperature Gauge Always Read Low Should I Get The Thermostat Changed

For some reason the temperature gauge always fluctuates from cold to just below the mid point of the gauge. I'm not sure if it's the thermostat or the gauge. Is there any way for me to check either or both? ...

Why Does My Temperature Gauge Move Up After My Car Is Off.

I have a 2000 chevy s10. i just put a new alternator and battery in it. when i turn the truck off the temperature gauge goes to 0. i take the key out, sit for a minute and watch. then the gauge will jump up to 210 then down to 0 and back up and so on. whats wrong?????? ( keep in mind the key is out of the ignition) ...

Mazda Miata 93 High Oil Pressure Gauge When Engine Is Not Warmed Up.

First problem, the oil pressure gauge is very high, at 6 when the engine is jsut turned on and with the aircon on, but when temperature reaches normal level, the oil pressures returns at 4 when idle with aircon.. what could be the problem? also, when the lights are on, the oil pressure gauge moves up, and when you switch the power window, it also moves up and down.. could it be lectrical, what part? also my car overheats but the ...

Do Chrome Rims Cause A Higher Car Temperature

I installed a set of 4 18' inch chrome MB Design CLS rims with Z rated tires and i noticed that when iam running on high speeds (70-100mph) the temperature gauge stick goes close to hitting 3/4 of the gauge...this didnt happen when i had the stock tires but my guess is that it the rims are heavy and it is putting more stress on the engine to speed up because it is not a big engine its a V4 2.4L ...

95 Honda Civic Lx Overheating

Yesterday i drove my honda civic on road, it got overheating. the coolant came out like steam and boiled water from the cap of reservoir. the temperature gauge hit the red zone. I added some coolant and drove the car again. the temperature hit red again. however if i turn on the air flow in the car, the temperature can keep normal, but the blow is very hot. I thought the fan of the radiator was not working. that might because ...

My 91 Legend Temperature Gauge Keeps Goin Up, What Could Be The Problem

About a month ago my temperature gauge kept goin to the top so i replaced the oil pump,water pump, and radiator not just for that but for a major tune-up it needed. anti freeze would leak everywhere during that time. However after all that new stuff the temperature gauge still goes up, not leaks or smoke though but its still a serious problem. Could it just be the thermostat or a sensor? The shop keeps guesstimating the problem and im PAYING ...

A Total Dillema Bout Auto Engine Temperature..please Help

I have a 1990 model car. I always take note of the temperature gauge before stopping the engine from a long drive, but as soon as i switch on the ignition key (without starting the engine), like after a minute or two, i notice that the gauge reads a lot higher than when i previously switched the engine off. I am at a loss because a friend told me, that as soon as you stop the engine the tendency is that ...

When A Car Overheats From A Blown Head Gasket Would The Temperature Gauge In The Dashboard Fluctuate Up And

Down, going from the 3/4 mark then dropping to the 1/2 mark and back up again. Or would it slowly keep rising to the top of the gauge without dropping down in temperature? Or maybe could the fluctuating up and down gauge sound more like a malfunctioning radiator cooling fan? 95 Honda Civic ...

1990 Chevy G20 Dayvan Temperature Gauge Fluctuation.

My van temperature gauge rose, but did not quite go into the red. The water pump sprang a leak so I renewed it. At the same time I renewed the thermostat the air intake manifold gaskets the EGR gasket and the Distributor gasket and drive belt. I have also fitted new plugs and air filter and gearbox fluid. The temperature gauge used to stay on the first line half way between cold and the middle line. I started it today having ...

Why Has My 2001 Nissan Altima Temperature Gauge Started Fluttering

Recently my beloved Altima has left me along the road. Twice. The oil light came, and my temperature gauge began fluttering. By fluttering I mean staying within an eight to a quarter of an inch either side of the temperature. So I went to a Nissan Dealer. They changed the oil sending unit. They said "don't worry about the gauge fluttering". 100 miles later the oil light came on and a service center changed the ...