I have a 2002 TBird whose temperature gauge malfunctions and registers overheating, then when the engine is turned off, it resets to normal. What is going on?

Asked by Mar 15, 2017 at 07:03 PM about the 2002 Ford Thunderbird

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

2 Answers

23,545

Could be in wiring or dash or sensor itself or PCM. Have some one move the temp sensor wiring while you watch to see if it fluctuates.

1 people found this helpful.

Thanks, will give it a try.

Your Answer:

Ford Thunderbird Experts

  • #1
    Larry Sturgis
    Reputation
    1,820
  • #2
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    1,800
  • #3
    tennisshoes
    Reputation
    1,350
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Ford Mustang
260 Great Deals out of 37,624 listings starting at $1,350
Used Chevrolet Corvette
99 Great Deals out of 15,044 listings starting at $3,620
Used Chevrolet Camaro
235 Great Deals out of 27,313 listings starting at $2,077
Used Ford F-150
2,282 Great Deals out of 208,472 listings starting at $1,300
Used Pontiac Firebird
6 Great Deals out of 678 listings starting at $4,700
Used Mercedes-Benz SL-Class
52 Great Deals out of 3,010 listings starting at $2,999
Used Chevrolet Impala
374 Great Deals out of 25,658 listings starting at $950
Used Jeep Wrangler
223 Great Deals out of 16,748 listings starting at $3,000
Used Jaguar XK-Series
23 Great Deals out of 634 listings starting at $5,500
Used Mazda MX-5 Miata
52 Great Deals out of 4,621 listings starting at $1,900
Used Ford Mustang SVT Cobra
3 Great Deals out of 240 listings starting at $4,999
Used Volkswagen Beetle
105 Great Deals out of 7,298 listings starting at $1,995

Used Cars For Sale

2005 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
93 listings starting at $7,500
2004 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
8 Great Deals out of 139 listings starting at $7,800
2003 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
156 listings starting at $7,950
2002 Ford Thunderbird For Sale
7 Great Deals out of 355 listings starting at $6,498

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.