Coolant temperature sensor location

Tiny
JFIRTH
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  • 2004 FORD F-150
  • 4.6L
  • V8
  • 2WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 22,200 MILES
Does my truck have a coolant temperature sensor?
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Thursday, April 12th, 2018 AT 12:53 AM

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Tiny
ASEMASTER6371
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Good morning.

It is located on the driver side head at the front by the alternator under the intake manifold. it is a two wire sensor that just screws into a coolant passage. This guide will walk you through the repair with diagrams and instructions below to show you how on your car.

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

Check out the diagrams (Below). Please let us know if you need anything else to get the problem fixed.
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Thursday, April 12th, 2018 AT 3:57 AM
Tiny
MHPAUTOS
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There is no coolant temperature sensor. There is a cylinder head temperature sensor used, it is located front of left hand cylinder head. The PCM controls temperature reading and fan operation.
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Thursday, April 12th, 2018 AT 12:06 PM (Merged)

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