Re: Take a wild guess!
Well that slight burning smell when u turn car off could be a bad valve cover gasket,that's what is was on my focus I had the same problem, cost 30 bucks for new one, and as for the temp guage needle, idk about that but it might be ur thermostat
2004 ford ranger 2.3 2wd. flowmaster 40. sony xplode head unit. 30x9.50x15 turbostar ATs. stock jeep wrangler wheels, painted black. ebay taillights. few more cosmetic upgrades