Car temperature gage jump up but not overheat

Asked by Apr 27, 2016 at 09:33 PM about the 2005 Pontiac Aztek AWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Hi.
I have a question regarding my car temp gage. I
noticed that the gage jump up more than half
(which its usually be) but never cross the red zone
(overheat). Any ideas what problem is that?

4 Answers

check the thermostat it might be bad i had to replace mine because it wouldnt let the coolant cycle through properly

Oh. How much does it cost for thermostat replacement?

the one for my truck was like $15 but they run different prices depending on car

79,155

Plus coolant replacement & labor.

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