Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Performance, Engines & Troubleshooting > Ford Inline Six, 200, 250, 4.9L / 300
Sign in using an external account
Register Forgot Password?


Reply
 
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #1  
Old 05-19-2002, 06:24 PM
cw50must cw50must is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Mesa
Posts: 170
cw50must is starting off with a positive reputation.
Temp sending unit location

Where is the temperture sender location on my motor? My gauge isn't working and I'd like to find the sender but can't seem to locate it.
__________________
1984 F150 4x4
1991 Mustang GT
www.geocities.com/cw50must
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 05-19-2002, 08:10 PM
mantta's Avatar
mantta mantta is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Keweenaw Bay, MI
Posts: 1,721
mantta is gaining momentum as a positive member of FTE.
Temp sending unit location

What engine you got?
__________________
ENCS(SS), (SW), USN RET (E-8)
Keweenaw Bay, MI
U.S. Navy (Submarine Service) 60-80
2010 Ford F-150 4WD Lariat Ext Cab
1999 Lincoln Town Car Ecec Series
1930 Model "A" Coupe
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 05-19-2002, 11:22 PM
cw50must cw50must is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Mesa
Posts: 170
cw50must is starting off with a positive reputation.
Temp sending unit location

Um, '84 300 with a carb
__________________
1984 F150 4x4
1991 Mustang GT
www.geocities.com/cw50must
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 05-19-2002, 11:52 PM
brown 4x4 brown 4x4 is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Nebraska
Posts: 2,358
brown 4x4 is starting off with a positive reputation.
Temp sending unit location

The sender for the guage is on the passenger side of the head towards the rear, kind of a tricky place to get to. You may have another temperature sender near the thermostat housing if your truck has a computer; it doesn't affect the guage though.

--------------
[font color="green"]1995 F-150 Supercab XLT longbed 4x4 302 M5OD [/font]31x10.50's
[font color="green"]1986 F-150 4x4 300 I6 NP435 [/font]Warn hubs, DeeZee bed caps, '96 XLT bench seat, new paint job
__________________
[SIZE=1]1997 F-250 Supercab 4x4 7.3 PSD ZF 4.10 179K pics
1995 F-150 Supercab 4x4 5.0 M5OD 3L55 300K (daily driver) pics
1995 F-150 Supercab 4x4 5.0 (#2) 4R70W (weak but original) 3.31 344K (rusty work truck) pics
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 05-21-2002, 12:11 AM
cw50must cw50must is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Mesa
Posts: 170
cw50must is starting off with a positive reputation.
Temp sending unit location

Ok thanks. That's what happens when you stretch out these things, I'm sure I forgot to hook it back up when I had the head off about a year ago, but I just now got it running again. I'll hunt around for it.
__________________
1984 F150 4x4
1991 Mustang GT
www.geocities.com/cw50must
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 05-21-2002, 10:06 PM
cw50must cw50must is offline
Senior User
 
Join Date: Nov 2001
Location: Mesa
Posts: 170
cw50must is starting off with a positive reputation.
Temp sending unit location

I found it. Thanks, Can someone verify the correct wire for me. There is a wire in a plastic loom that is hooked into a bracket right behind the head. Is this the correct wire? I couldn't tell what color it was other than it was darak, it is cut off too so it has no end on it.
__________________
1984 F150 4x4
1991 Mustang GT
www.geocities.com/cw50must
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 05-21-2002, 10:18 PM
brown 4x4 brown 4x4 is offline
Posting Guru
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Nebraska
Posts: 2,358
brown 4x4 is starting off with a positive reputation.
Temp sending unit location

That sounds like it, I seem to remember mine as a dark color. Haynes manual says it's red-white stripe.


--------------
[font color="green"]1995 F-150 Supercab XLT longbed 4x4 302 M5OD [/font]31x10.50's
[font color="green"]1986 F-150 4x4 300 I6 NP435 [/font]Warn hubs, DeeZee bed caps, '96 XLT bench seat, new paint job
__________________
[SIZE=1]1997 F-250 Supercab 4x4 7.3 PSD ZF 4.10 179K pics
1995 F-150 Supercab 4x4 5.0 M5OD 3L55 300K (daily driver) pics
1995 F-150 Supercab 4x4 5.0 (#2) 4R70W (weak but original) 3.31 344K (rusty work truck) pics
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 05-21-2002, 10:26 PM
Vampiro Vampiro is offline
Postmaster
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Location: Canada
Posts: 3,124
Vampiro is starting off with a positive reputation.
Temp sending unit location

Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2002, 10:26 PM
 
 
 
Reply

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Oil pressure sender location? SVTDriver97 1980 - 1986 Bullnose F100, F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 8 06-10-2014 07:21 PM
Temperature Sender location. lm987 Small Block V8 (221, 260, 289, 5.0/302, 5.8/351W) 2 06-12-2013 11:32 AM
Oil temp sender location ChunderDownUnder 1999 - 2003 7.3L Power Stroke Diesel 26 11-17-2012 03:58 PM
Temp gauge sender. Location? Aftermarket gauge? chrisginco 1987 - 1996 F150 & Larger F-Series Trucks 4 01-13-2012 05:59 AM
trans temp sender 03SD6L 6.0L Power Stroke Diesel 17 03-02-2011 12:14 PM


Go Back   Ford Truck Enthusiasts Forums > Performance, Engines & Troubleshooting > Ford Inline Six, 200, 250, 4.9L / 300

Tags
1999, 49, 73, 99, car, ford, lincoln, located, location, sender, sending, temp, temperature, town, unit

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Forum Jump


Participate In The Forums

Create new posts and participate in discussions. It's free!

Sign Up »





All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7 AC1
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Advertising - Terms of Use - Privacy Statement - Jobs
This forum is owned and operated by Internet Brands, Inc., a Delaware corporation. It is not authorized or endorsed by the Ford Motor Company and is not affiliated with the Ford Motor Company or its related companies in any way. Ford® is a registered trademark of the Ford Motor Company.

vbulletin Admin Backup