[200q20v] HEATER: Sheeza HOT, Sheeza COLD...
motogo1 at home.com
Sun Dec 23 10:07:17 EST 2001
Don't think so. Coolant temp looks normal. Heat cycles happen all the time,
consistently. I'm thinking maybe some flap isn't flappin' correctly.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Brett Dikeman" <brett at cloud9.net>
To: "Gary Martin" <motogo1 at home.com>; "Audi 200" <200q20v at audifans.com>
Sent: Saturday, December 22, 2001 11:15 PM
Subject: Re: [200q20v] HEATER: Sheeza HOT, Sheeza COLD...
> Here's a thought...engine thermostat stuck open? Here's why...if it
> is, coolant will be quite cool at any decent speed when it's cold
> out, until you start to go up a hill, and the coolant jumps in temp.
> Do you remember off-hand if the heat cycles were when you were going
> uphill/accelerating? Where was the coolant gauge during this? Did
> cranking it up to "HI" change the behavior?
> Also note that "bilev" puts out cooler air from the dash than it does
> from other vents.
> "They that give up essential liberty to obtain temporary
> safety deserve neither liberty nor safety." - Ben Franklin
> http://www.users.cloud9.net/~brett/bdikeman.asc (PGP Public Key)
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