No heat condition, but a hot heater core!

Phil and Judy Rose pjrose at
Wed Feb 8 10:34:09 EST 2006

At 12:20 PM +0000 2/8/06, Mike Del Tergo wrote:
>Um, this is NOT really correct.  On the typ 44 cars with the GM Red 
>lLED CC head, the dash vents, ALL of them will produce heat when it 
>is cold out side and the CC is set to Bi-Lev and the temp range set 
>appropriately.  ALternately it will offer A/C when it is hot outside 
>and the temp range is set to the A/C range.  Don'r be;ieve me check 
>your owners manual and give it a shot.

That's true; Nick's use of the term "never" is really a statement 
about Econ or Auto modes, so should not be confused with meaning 
"impossible" in the larger sense. As you point out, it certainly is 
possible to get face-vent warm air using Bi-Level setting. But FWIW, 
Bi-Level is a mode I've never used in 10 years of driving my type 44 
cars--mainly because I prefer to have the larger proportion of 
defroster air-flow, which is provided by the other modes (Auto and 

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