Temp Gauge/Warning light 90q

Kent McLean kentmclean at mindspring.com
Fri Apr 7 11:06:56 EDT 2006

On Friday 07 April 2006 03:40, Steve Meyer wrote:
> The temp gauge on my '88 90q never goes above the
> first line, and my temp warning light comes on almost
> the instant I start the car. Yes, the coolent level is
> full.

Sounds like the thermostat is broken (frozen open).
An open thermostat lets water continuously circulate,
even when cold, so the water (and engine) doesn't get
up to normal operating temperature.

Kent McLean
'94 100 S Avant, "Moody"
'89 200 TQ, "Bad Puppy" up in smoke

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