Nissan Altima GXE 1998, temperature gauge fluctuation

Tiny
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  • 1998 NISSAN ALTIMA

The temperature gauge fluctuate when engine idle (~1000 rpm) or drive slowly after warming up (1-2 mile driving at summer). The temperature gauge drop down to bottom at high rpm whenever idle or running.
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Thursday, May 10th, 2007 AT 10:27 AM

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Tiny
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When was the last time the thermostat was changed?

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Thursday, May 10th, 2007 AT 4:40 PM
Tiny
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I have no idea about the changing. This used car was transfered to me from my friend last year, no repair record available. Your suggest is changing the thermostat?

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Thursday, May 10th, 2007 AT 4:47 PM
Tiny
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Try a new thermostat for your model.

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Thursday, May 10th, 2007 AT 5:04 PM
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Thank you, rasmataz.
I am going to change the thermostat and see what is going on. I was wondering if thermosensor also need to be changed?

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Thursday, May 10th, 2007 AT 8:11 PM

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