I've replaced my low coolant sensor and the light is still coming on what would cause this

Asked by Mar 15, 2016 at 11:09 AM about the 1987 Chevrolet Corvette

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

coolant light also still running hot

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You may need to replace your coolant temp sensor located on the engine, depending on the model, it may be located in the thermostatic housing or nearby, on some models it may be threaded into one of the cylinder heads or a water inlet line, on some models this can control your electric cooling fan and if not functional, cause an overheating problem.

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Make sure and purge the air from the cooling system.

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