2001 Subaru Outback temperature gauge

Tiny
TREE10
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  • 2001 SUBARU OUTBACK
  • 4 CYL
  • 4WD
  • AUTOMATIC
  • 160,000 MILES
While driving about 30 miles my temperature gauge will spike to hot for a minute or two then go back to normal. But the motor does not seem to be overheating.
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Saturday, December 19th, 2009 AT 8:35 AM

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Tiny
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It may be a faulty engine coolant temp sensor, or the thermostat is having a hard time opening. Have you checked the coolant level?
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Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009 AT 10:43 PM

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