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Why Does My Gages Move When My Chevy 2000 S10 Is Off And Key Out Of The Ignition

I just put in a new battery and today a new alternator. but when i turn the truck off. the temperature gage will go up to regular temperature with the key totally out of the ignition. When I turn the truck off, it goes to zero. I take the key out. sit for a minute with the key out and the temperature gauge will go back up to 210. mind you the truck is off and the key out. it will go ...

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) ...

How Do You Know Your Thermostat And Water Pump Are Going Out In Your Car

What are the warning signs that they are going out? My temperature is spiking and then going down and not regulating the temperature. The coolant in my reservoir was low so I added more. I checked it when I got home (about 15 mile drive on highway) and the reservoir was empty. Is this possibly the water pump and thermostat or something different? If it helps, the make and model is a 98 chevy lumina. The temperature has just started spiking ...

Temperature Shots Up After Ignition On 1998 Accord Lx

The temperature gauge shots up after turning the ignition. Is that the oil temperature or coolent temperature? If so, which sensor or thermostat do I need to change? The instrument cluster was switched out twice and it still shot up after starting the engine. So I doubt it's not the cluster at fault. ...

What Would Cause High Coolant Temperature When I Restart The Car After Only A Few Minutes

My '98 Audi A4 maintains coolant temperature well--the thermostat was replaced a few months ago. Oil temperature is also good. However, if I restart within a few minutes on a warm day, the coolant temperature nearly pegs high. It comes down to normal after a few minutes. Could this be a bad sensor that does not turn on the electric fan after the engine is turned off? ...

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 ...

I Have A Ninja 500. It Is Not Possible To Touch The Engine Still The Meter Shows A Low Temperature, How

In a city drive, 30 mins side by side with a friend on his suzuki GSR600 in 2nd & 4rd gear, with a speed of 25 to 30 kms/hr, his digital temperature meter shows 75 to 76 degrees, still mine pointer doesn't even reach the start of a yellow line. Engine sound remains perfect. I can smell the heat. I cannot touch the engine case. After putting the engine off, I do not hear fan sound. As soon as I shut ...

At What Temperature Is The Thermostat On A 1997 Chevy Lumina Supposed To Open, Also Where Is It Located

Is there anything that i need to remove to get to it? ...

Is The Temperature Gauge Supposed To Go Up After Shutting Off Car And Turn Ignition Foward On 99 Dodge Intrepi

I turn the engine off but turn foward to check temperature you know the position before the car cranks up it show temperature higher ...

How Can I Reduce The Under Hood Temperature In My ’76 4×4 Chevy Van

The under hood temperature in my '76 4x4 Chevy Van (G3500 small block 400 Turbo 350 automatic transmission) gets too high when I shut off the engine. Until I replaced the HEI with conventional ignition, the HEI would overheat and refuse to work until it cooled down, eventually frying completely (I got lucky and found an engineer who helped develop the original HEI and he clued me in on this problem). Now, if the outside air gets above 85°F, when I have ...