What does the battery temperature sensor do? The battery temperature sensor monitors the estimate temperature of the battery in order to properly increase or decrease the charging voltage as the vehicle demands. How do you know you need your battery temperature sensor replaced? In most cases vehicles equipped with the battery temperature sensor will trigger a warning light indicating there is a problem with the sensor The vehicle may surge during operation How is the battery temperature sensor replaced by a mobile mechanic? The battery cables are disconnected and in some cases the battery itself is removed. The old temperature sensor is removed and the new one is installed The battery cables are reattached and the warning light is reset How important is having your battery temperature sensor replaced? Without the proper temperature reading from this sensor the vehicles charging system may be affected. If the sensor is failing or fails the computer will not be able to determine what the charging voltage should be set at.
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