View Full Version : Repairing a dual water temp / oil gauge

07-10-2004, 01:09 AM
The dual water temp / oil gauge for my car has a broken water temperature probe. I have the probe, but the wire has been broken off. How hard is it to repair this problem? Can I do it myself? Are replacement wires and probes available?

07-10-2004, 07:03 AM
Not an easy job. The "wire" is a hollow capillary tube filled with mercury. Try here:

https://www.britishcarforum.com/ubbthreads/showflat.php?Cat=0&Number=66009&page=0&view=collap sed&sb=5&o=&fpart=1