starting cold, indicator shows "engine hot A/C off".

Asked by Feb 01, 2014 at 11:52 AM about the 2007 Chevrolet Equinox LT FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

temp gage is at "0" when engine is cold or after driving. fan is running constantly.  heater works good.  no leaks and coolant looks OK

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Sounds like a bad coolant temperature sensor (shorted) or the ground wire going to the sensor is damaged and touching something metal. HTH. -Jim

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