When I warm my car in the morning the temp guage.

Tiny
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  • 1996 BMW 520
  • 200,000 MILES

When I warm my car in the morning the temp guage is in the middle but my heat is not blowing warm air. When I drive the car the temp gauge goes to the red for a few minutes and then goes back to normal and the heat begins to work properly what do you think may be the cause of this?

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013 AT 7:31 AM

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Tiny
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Low coolant level comes to mind, dont have the temp in the red, the engine could sustain some severe damage

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Thursday, January 17th, 2013 AT 5:25 AM

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