where is the Cooling System sending unit with 2 wires on it

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Asked by Feb 18, 2013 at 11:44 PM about the 2002 Ford Taurus SE

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

can not find the sending unit to check it please help me out

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you mean the one on the radiator?

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I,m not sure, it has 2 wires coming of it and send a signal to the computer

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The coolant sensor in the 2000 ford Taurus is located on the bottom of the coolant reservoir. so i would imagine it is the same for 2002 You will see two wire connector protruding towards the fender-side. It is built into the reservoir tank bottom so if it needs a replacement the whole unit has to be replaced.

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see, I'm not qualified. my knowledge base is from 93-96... serves me right for guessin'

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Your Taurus has two coolant temp sensors, one that is the sending unit for the instrument cluster gauge, and one that is for the cooling fan and the PCM.

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thanks once again DavidH25...you are always the one in my book~

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