ALWAYS READS COLD, BUT CAR GETS HEAT

  • Tiny
  • Livelyterrain
  • 1986 MERCURY SABLE
  • 70,000 MILES

Two Questions: Car thermostat always reads cold, but car gets heat. What else could it be? Second question, car tachometer has stopped working, what now?

3.0 L enjine. All fuses checked, getting heat in car, incoming and outgoing hoses from radiator feel hot. Tachometer: can not find any broken fuses, don't know where to go next.

Your help is greatly appreciated.

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 AT 7:25 PM

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  • KHLow2008
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The tachometer and temperature gauge readings indicates a possibility of a loose wire conncection at the meter cluster. They should be related.

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Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 AT 7:57 PM

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