I have a 2006 pontiac grand prix gxp. I was on my way home and the temperture guage dropped all the way down. Have anyone ever had this problem?

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Asked by Jul 16, 2016 at 08:24 AM about the 2006 Pontiac Grand Prix GXP

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19,150

Did the vehicle overheat ? If not just maybe a bad temperature guage sending unit.

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No it just dropped all the way to the cold.

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19,150

Ok then sounds like the temperature sensor just needs to be replaced.

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19,150

Also may want to check the anti freeze level and make sure it is not low add anti freeze if it is low.

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Thank u I am gonna replace it and check the anti freeze.

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68,585

Also, check the thermostat. Make sure it's not stuck wide open. HTH. -Jim

19,150

Yep also check that. Thanks Jim.

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Thank u. Do u know where it is located on the car?

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68,585

Follow the top (large) radiator hose from the radiator back to the engine. It should be right there. HTH. -Jim

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Ok thanks I am going to look right now. U have been a great help

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You're welcome. Glad to help. -Jim

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