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Have a quick scan from your auto parts store to check out the sender. If your temperature sensor is not working the chances are your engine management system will be using a substituted arbitary figure and you will be using too much fuel.
In a '96? Try swapping out the temperature sending unit (on the engine, probably on the intake manifold. If that doesn't fix the problem... and if it were mine, I'd buy an aftermarket gauge and find a place to mount it. That's much easier than fixing the temperature gauge in an instrument cluster.
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