I believe that is Motorcraft DY961
what controls the gas guage on 98 ford escort
Same answer as the 97 escort question.
Be sure you are replacing the temp sending unit for a gauge application. The parts counter person may have given you one for an idiot light.
The 4.3 temp sending unit for the gauge is located in the drivers side head between spark plugs 3 & 5.
Check engine water temp with a thermometer -- Replace temperature sending unit
One sensor would be for your engine temperature gauge and the other sensor for the OBD II engine management system
Get a new gage cluster panel.
The 1998 Ford Fiesta 1.3 liter engine temperature sending unit can be found on the front of the engine. The temperature sending unit will be near the thermostat housing.
Inside the fuel tank with the sending unit for the fuel gauge
There are 2 and they are located on the intake manifold near the thermostat. The 1 with the single wire is for the gauge. The 2 wire is for the cooling fans and the computor. jd
temperature gauge not working can be caused by a bad temp sensor in engine, a bad gauge in dash, or a bad fuse