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Temperature gauge

I just bought a 1996 f-250 with a 7.3 and truck runs great but the temp gauge in dash does not move at all and the heater only blows Luke warm any ideas on what to check out
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What color is the coolant? After a drive pop the hood, find the waterpump, confirm that the upper hose is firm and hot, find the two smaller hoses coming off the waterpump going up and to the passenger firewall. Are they as hot or hotter than the upper hose?

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Thanks for reply will do that and see what I have thanks
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