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Engine coolant light turns on but no aparant reasons why engine coolant level ok rad was flushed 2 months ago coolant temp gauge doesnt go past half way hot and cold air availabe in the cab

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You have a bad coolant level sensor. On a Saturn I pretty sure the sensor just screws out, it's located on the over flow bottle. Be sure to unplug the wires going to it.

Posted on Jan 25, 2010

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The coolant level sensor is malfunctioning. this should be either on the resevoir or screwed into the side of the radiator. inspect to see if there is one in the resevoir. if so, disconnect it and turn the vehicle on to see if the light goes out. if so replace it. if it is in the radiator, replace it. ther eare no "fixes" for these items.

Posted on Jan 25, 2010

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