VAG: Outside temp gauge messing with my climate control?

Kent McLean kentmclean at
Mon Aug 7 16:45:32 EDT 2006

Dan DiBiase wrote:
 >> Outside temp gives me wrong readings, and when it reads low,
 >> my climate control will not blow very cold air.
 > Hmm, doesn't the interior temp semsor run the climate control?

Yeah, but the outside temp sensor has a say in the matter.
If it reads cold (think -10dF), it says "you don't need
no steenkin air conditioning" and shuts off the AC.

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

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