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    Thermostat replaced today under waranty, car now sits at 82-85 even with heaters on full.

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    Hope Weather Is Ok For Tomorrow..Doin Mines If All Is Ok..Love My Heat..Gonna Turn Mines Into A Microwave On Wheels

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    you wont be dissapointed, felt like my face was dripping skin on the way home had to turn the aircon on coldest.

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    Told ya it was the stat

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    Quote Originally Posted by nokiaman1978 View Post
    Thermostat replaced today under waranty, car now sits at 82-85 even with heaters on full.
    As they all should do
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    totally. had my cdti for 4 years, and the thermo was never right until a week ago. mine's at 87c constant when warmed up.
    however, even with a sorted thermostat they DO take longer than petrol engines to warm up - don't let anyone tell you otherwise.

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    Had mine done 2 days ago and oh my god, I cant keep the heating on 1 for too long as it melts me lol. Mine sits at 86 all day long now...

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    i think mine is the thermostat but when it gets warm the heaters are red hot the only thing pointing to the thermostat is that when i turn the heaters to cold the temp gauge goes up but when i put it on full heat it goes back down to 70 can someone confirm this could be the thermostat??

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    Quote Originally Posted by vectragsi3.2 View Post
    i think mine is the thermostat but when it gets warm the heaters are red hot the only thing pointing to the thermostat is that when i turn the heaters to cold the temp gauge goes up but when i put it on full heat it goes back down to 70 can someone confirm this could be the thermostat??
    Exactly how mine was except it would not get above 80 at all, as soon as the heaters were on warm the gauge dropped back to below 70.

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    yes your stat is nackered

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