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mrtinx Jun 30, 2013

  1. mrtinx

    mrtinx 4 to the floor

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    Hello All
    I just purchased an A4 1.9tdi 130pd and it seems to run cold only ever making 80'ish on the gauge also my heaters do not run super hot as one would expect.
    I have checked coolant levels they are fine and hold steady
    I have also looked for emulsification around the oil filler , this is fine so I believe the head gasket is still ok ?
    anyone got any ideas ???
    my only conclusion is a possible airlock in the cooling system ????
    or maybe the thermostat ? stuck open
    cheers
    mr tinx
     
    Last edited: Jun 30, 2013
  2. bradh

    bradh Active Member VCDS Map User

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    Sounds like a stuck thermostate to me replace it with genuine item not a Cheep one also worth replacing the coolant temp sensor too at the same time
     
  3. mrtinx

    mrtinx 4 to the floor

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    Wicked what i thought, borrowed a friends 150pd golf that sat steady at 90 no matter what.
    so next question who supplies OEM stats
     
  4. bradh

    bradh Active Member VCDS Map User

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    Audi Vw ect will do it
     

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