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> My "check cooling system" icon appears _some_ of the time. The coolant
> level is *not* low. It is *not* hot. (I need a new thermostat but that's
> a different story.)
> What else should I check for the cause of this false alarm? A faulty temp
> sensor? Where?
I had the same problem, and deduced it to be the overflow recovery
unit's coolant level sensor. Like you, I could be certain that the
engine was not overheating and could visually verify the coolant
level as OK. I dosconnected the sensor, and the alarm went away.
I still don't know if the problem is in the sensor itself, or the
wiring leading to it.
doug q (finally getting to enjoy a quattro in its best element!)
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