How Can I Tell If My Temperature Sending Unit Is Faulty?

Answer The temperature sending unit is part of the sensor on the car that determines the temperature of a certain location and then sends this information to the computer modules located in the car, which... Read More »

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How to Test a Temperature Sending Unit?

The temperature sending unit, more properly known as a temperature sensor, is one of the most important sensors in your car. It is the sensor that tells the computer when the engine has warmed up s... Read More »

Troubleshooting a Temperature Sending Unit?

Temperature sending units forward information regarding air and fuel amounts to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM). It also helps control the flow of engine coolant to the radiator. If the tempera... Read More »

The Indications of a Bad Temperature Sending Unit on a Chrysler?

The temperature sending unit or engine coolant temperature sensor (ECT) monitors the engine temperature and sends a signal back to the Chrysler's computer. There are symptoms or indications that th... Read More »

How Does a Temperature Gauge Sending Unit Work?

A vehicle's engine requires constant monitoring of its parameters for peak performance. One vital component for functioning is the detection of heat emitted from the engine, called the temperature ... Read More »