Temperature gauge shows tahoe is running hot but radiator coolant is not hot

Asked by Apr 25, 2017 at 07:56 PM about the 2008 Chevrolet Tahoe

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My 08 tahoe temperature gauge
running hot but my coolant is not hot
and full. Could it be the gauge ?

2 Answers

28,655

the thermostate coul dkeep the water in the engine to show hot if the wtsu is also in the block...first check the wire/s on the sending unit..then replace water temp sending unit..also check and replace thermostate ALSO CHECK AFTER RUNNING IF THE LOWER RAD.HOSE IS SUCKING CLOSE...GMS DO THIS..

Okay thank will check! I appreciate it.

Your Answer

Chevrolet Tahoe Experts

  • #1
    Tom Demyan
    Reputation
    870
  • #1
    Rowefast
    Reputation
    870
  • #3
    John Carson
    Reputation
    660
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used GMC Yukon
571 Great Deals out of 18,765 listings starting at $2,000
Used Chevrolet Suburban
531 Great Deals out of 23,248 listings starting at $1,250
Used Cadillac Escalade
295 Great Deals out of 11,542 listings starting at $1,200
Used Chevrolet Silverado 1500
3,004 Great Deals out of 162,981 listings starting at $1,500
Used Ford Expedition
455 Great Deals out of 17,719 listings starting at $1,000
Used Dodge Durango
340 Great Deals out of 23,783 listings starting at $1,495
Used GMC Sierra 1500
1,262 Great Deals out of 63,300 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Explorer
1,198 Great Deals out of 64,659 listings starting at $1,499
Used Ford F-150
3,338 Great Deals out of 225,656 listings starting at $1,250
Used Jeep Grand Cherokee
932 Great Deals out of 67,889 listings starting at $950
Used GMC Yukon XL
319 Great Deals out of 13,079 listings starting at $1,750
Used Toyota 4Runner
315 Great Deals out of 27,464 listings starting at $1,900
Used GMC Acadia
982 Great Deals out of 46,218 listings starting at $2,990
Used Chevrolet Traverse
818 Great Deals out of 34,045 listings starting at $3,700
Used Jeep Wrangler Unlimited
648 Great Deals out of 54,434 listings starting at $8,344

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Chevrolet Tahoe For Sale
147 Great Deals out of 6,343 listings starting at $37,000
2016 Chevrolet Tahoe For Sale
45 Great Deals out of 1,713 listings starting at $27,996
2015 Chevrolet Tahoe For Sale
183 Great Deals out of 4,273 listings starting at $24,990
2014 Chevrolet Tahoe For Sale
37 Great Deals out of 759 listings starting at $10,900
2013 Chevrolet Tahoe For Sale
92 Great Deals out of 1,650 listings starting at $9,995

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.