[A4] Strange cooling behavior at 0F ambient

Christopher Anders dsi at chrisanders.net
Mon Jan 12 14:37:56 EST 2004

I had no idea about the conversion method, have any other good "hacks"?

Chris Anders

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Subject: RE: RE: [A4] Strange cooling behavior at 0F ambient

>Date: Mon, 12 Jan 2004 11:20:31 -0500
>From: "Christopher Anders" <dsi at chrisanders.net>
>Subject: RE: [A4] Strange cooling behavior at 0F ambient
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>My 00 A4 1.8t reacted the same way. By the way, did anyone else
>snowflake next to the temperature disappear at these low temps? I am
>sure what temp it disappeared, but will watch it and let you know. I
>also found out I have a leaky left side headlight washer pump :-(
>Chris Anders

I can tell you that the snowflake is displayed anytime the outside
temperature is between -5 C and +5 C.  In Farenheit, I believe that's
between 23 and 41 F.

The purpose of the snowflake is to warn you that it's close to the
point, so to be careful of road conditions, like black ice, especially
places like bridges, that freeze first

I guess below -5 C, it should be obvious that it's Winter outside, so
don't need to bother you with the snowflake anymore.  I can tell you
since it's been about -25 C (-13 F) for the past week here, I haven't
the snowflake for a while.  I'm looking forward to seeing it again :-)

Mitchell Segal

p.s. In case you didn't know, you can flip your display from
Imperial/Metric, by pressing the RECIRC and TEMP + buttons at the same

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