BECOME A MEMBER
Sign up with Facebook
I agree to the
Login with Facebook
NOT A MEMBER?
Just changed thermostat
1997 FORD F-150
Just changed thermostat. Gauge will run normal for awhile then will shoot up like its over heating. Bad new thermostat or sending unit not working. Don't know where its located
Sunday, January 6th, 2013 AT 2:42 PM
Low coolant level, bad thermostat could cause this. Also, have the head gaskets checked for failure with a leak down test done.
Sunday, January 6th, 2013 AT 2:44 PM
to post a reply.
Related Thermostat Replace/Remove Content
1997 Ford F150 Help
Heater Problem 1997 Ford F150 6 Cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 100000 Miles No Heat And Overheating. I Replaced The T Stat And Now Does...
I Can Tell From My Temperature Gauge That My Thermostat Is Stuck Open. I Am Wondering How Hard It Would Be To Replace The Thermostat Myself...
2001 Ford F150 Thermostat Installation
Heater Problem 2001 Ford F150 6 Cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 167000 Miles I Lost One Of The Thermostat Housing Bolts From My T Stat...
1990 Ford F150
1990 Ford F150 My Truck Is Overheating And Antifreeze Is Spilling Back Into The Reservoir. I Want To Replace The Thermostat First To...
Replacing Thermostat On 2003 F150 4.2l Round Rubber...
Replacing Thermostat On 2003 F150 4.2l Round Rubber Seal Or Gasket Came With Thermostat, Does It Go In Housing On Top Of Thermastat Or...
Ask a Car Question. It's Free!
Symptoms of an Overheating Engine
Coolant Leak Symptoms
Find a car manual for your car
© 1999 - 2017 2CarPros, Inc.