Gave the leather a dose of Gliptone.
Yep-mine was running between 95-99 today on a 35 mile journey-so seems about right. Will try and change the sensor this week.
they are not far off each other-the thermistors in the sensors are nearly 20 years old-and will have I suppose a couple of percent tolerance.
Took it out today-between 95-100. Same as the wifes Focus and a few Omegas i owned.
Will have a look later-only let it tick over for 5 or 10 mins.
Quick update-received the OBD adapter today-works a treat! Can now see engine temp-so can change sensor at leisure. I did read that the OBD temp...
Thanks downloaded app and ordered adapter. Will give it a go and report back.
I used to be good with BBC computers-how time flies!!
Thanks all, where do I get this from?
I want to check my ECT sensor on my 1999 4.6, is there a basic OBD reader that will read engine temp-or is it the expensive stuff?...
Thanks all-got a new sensor-access is difficult to say the least! Any tips on how to get the old one out?
Had this for nearly 15 years. Broken down twice in that time due to faulty door lock-luckily once under the carport.
It's been away for a couple...
Many thanks again! Ordered a new one. Car is looking and driving good! This was the only issue-I've got to take it back for a check over in a...
The temp gauge has stopped working on my 99 Thor 4.6. I cannot see the sensor-the only one I can see has a black connector with 4 wires...
Father had a 3.0L manual-RTG 260R-spot lamps on the front like the Sweeney one-but in Stratos silver with a black vinyl roof. Passed my test in a...
I drilled holes in my EAS lid years ago. I had problems with it faulting whilst towing from the Lake District-used my EAS light to reset it. Read...
Tried a couple-but got Admiral down to £160-so not too bad.
My 1999 P38 insurance is up for renewal. Do any classic insurers cover these at this age?
Sorry Nick just seen this,
The pipes are behind the trim that hides the rear seat belts and the rear seat release button. They are a bit fiddly to...
I've been very, very lucky. I bought a good one. I've had it 13 years-its broken down twice due to the bloody door locks-once under...
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