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fab 04-11-2005 09:36 AM

Temp gauge
 
Should the temp gauage always be in between the 8 and 0 when the car is warm? I'm noticing when I sit in traffic the gauge goes up but not on the RED. I haven't sat in traffic that long. Good I hope not.
I've seen it more on the zero. Then when traffic is alleviated the temp gauge goes back in between the 8 and 0. Is this normal?

Adam 04-11-2005 10:26 AM

Between 8 and 0? You mean the 180 degree mark on the gauge. Yeah, it's normal for it to go up slightly. The car ususlly settles in between 180-185 on the highway and raises slightly in stop and go when the weather is warm.

Brucelee 04-11-2005 01:38 PM

Totally normal. If you listen carefully, you will hear the cooling fans come on when you sit in traffic.


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