1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

a6 2.5 tdi quattro heating problem!

Discussion in 'A6/S6/Allroad forum (C5 Chassis)' started by skwiffy333, Dec 14, 2010.

  1. skwiffy333

    skwiffy333 New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 15, 2009
    Messages:
    6
    Likes Received:
    0
    Hi all, i'm wondering if anyone else has had this problem! It seems to take ages to heat up the inside of my car,it's a 2000 model 180bhp. Needs a bloody long run before i can take the hat n gloves off:ninja: be grateful for any help:yum:
     
  2. Google AdSense Guest Advertisement



    to hide this advert.
  3. Gavin0478

    Gavin0478 Active Member

    Joined:
    May 16, 2010
    Messages:
    481
    Likes Received:
    28
    thermostat
     
  4. skwiffy333

    skwiffy333 New Member

    Joined:
    Dec 15, 2009
    Messages:
    6
    Likes Received:
    0
    cheers gavin, didn't think of that, i'll defo look into it! was thinking of some outragously complex type of problem being an audi!
     
  5. adamss24

    adamss24 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 3, 2007
    Messages:
    3,733
    Likes Received:
    231
    You're not that far off ! Thermostat is a belt off job wich will set-you back a good few hundred pounds !!!
     
  6. Watty

    Watty ..... (_!_) Sarah's A3s #1 Fan

    Joined:
    Sep 8, 2007
    Messages:
    404
    Likes Received:
    0
    The 2.5tdi V6 is know for cool runnings, mine barely moves from 60 in this weather, but a blast down the motorway gets it up to around 75/ 80 max. I've been told that they are very heat efficient and the exhaust takes away most of it. Wouldn't bother doing the thermostat unless at a belt change.
     

Share This Page