Temp gauge not working

Asked by Jan 31, 2016 at 10:38 PM about the 2001 Oldsmobile Alero GLS

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Just noticed that my temp gauge is not
working on my way home tonight.  I believe
it was working earlier.  Any reason as to
why this might happen?

2 Answers

246,185

The temp sensor could have failed and or the gauge or wiring.

2 of 2 people found this helpful.
115

Could be as symple as the wire to sensor combining loose. Other things is low coolest level, or the thermostat might not be opening temp sender unit failed just to name the most typical reasons of why

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