Coolant Temperature Sensor location

Tiny
JMAJIRSKY
  • 2006 CHEVROLET MALIBU
  • 80,000 MILES

Where is the Coolant Temperature Sensor located on the 2006 Chevy Malibu, V6 3.5L The temperature gauge stopped working and the car is having a hard time starting without giving the car gas, and from what I've read, this is the best place to start.

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Tuesday, April 17th, 2012 AT 2:22 AM

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Tiny
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The engine coolant temperature sensor is located at the rear of the engine near the thermostat housing here is a guide to help you see what you are in for when changing the sensor out.

https://www.2carpros.com/articles/coolant-temperature-sensor-cts-replacement

Here is what it is in your car (below)

Please let us know if you need anything else to get the problem fixed.

Cheers, Ken

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Saturday, September 9th, 2017 AT 8:12 PM
Tiny
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  • 2003 CHEVROLET MALIBU
  • 6 CYL
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
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Where is the Coolant Temperature Sensor located on a 2003 Chevrolet Malibu with 3.1L engine?

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Saturday, September 9th, 2017 AT 8:12 PM (Merged)
Tiny
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CTS on top of rear of engine

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