temperature gauge stays low used to stay in middle. heat works fine. what could be the problem ? TEMPATURE SENSOR ?

Asked by Dec 15, 2012 at 12:01 PM about the 1998 Lexus SC 300

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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It could be a bad sending unit or a bad gauge. If the temperature is actually low, your MPG's would have gone down.

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