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Matt, Mechanical Engineer
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Experience:  BEng hons Mech engineering, in auto industry 22 years
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after about 1.5hours on a journey to the coast in the uk, my

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after about 1.5hours on a journey to the coast in the uk, my 2009 ford ranger 2.5 diesel i noticed the engine management light come on, i then saw temp gauge showing hot. i put some water in, then management light went out but gauge still showing hot. any answers please as i still have 2hour drive home and dont want to do any damage.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  Mike Kelly replied 4 years ago.
Hi,my name is mike and I will assist you with your question.
Other than the temp gage reading hot,how is the vehicle running,meaning does it seem like it is running hot?