problem with temp gauge - Ranger-Forums - The Ultimate Ford Ranger Resource


General Technical & Electrical General technical and electrical discussion for the Ford Ranger that does not fit in any other sub-forum.

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 11-17-2009
Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: houston, tx
Posts: 5
problem with temp gauge

i have a 96 ranger 3.0 and i just did the explorer cluster swap from a 2001 explorer. everything works perfect and i had an idea that my temp gauge would run a lil hot, but it is running ALL the way hot. is there a way to correct this? can i just swap the old gauge back in? would it be easier to just mount another temp gauge somewhere else?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 12-05-2009
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Location: jackson,mo
Posts: 1
yeah i have read other posts and there is some thing about a resistor on the back of the old gauge. swapping the old should fix. but look and read as others have had same problem . sending units are different 1wire and 2wire. i'm going sawp in a cluster w/tach in my 00. local salvage yards aren't much help. But as I have found here in the forum it will work and has been done several times.
Reply With Quote
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Gas Gauge and temp gauge help!! T12icky0 General Technical & Electrical 1 02-14-2013 03:41 PM
Temp gauge problem for 4.0 98rangerxlt 4.0L OHV & SOHC V6 Tech 10 06-29-2011 01:19 PM
Temp gauge problem 98rangerxlt General Ford Ranger Discussion 0 02-15-2011 08:08 PM
temp gauge problem Sixt9coug 2.3L & 2.5L I4 Tech 2 12-03-2006 04:40 PM
Temp gauge problem JohnNetzlof 4.0L OHV & SOHC V6 Tech 2 06-18-2006 07:39 PM


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:50 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.