I HAVE JUST REPLACED THE THERMOSTAT ON MY CAR ...

  • Tiny
  • Anonymous
  • 2003 Audi A3
  • 100,000 miles

I have just replaced the thermostat on my car due to a leak. Now it take the car forever to warm up and when I put the heaters on the engine temp drops. Help

Monday, February 11th, 2013 AT 7:47 PM

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  • Tiny
  • F4I_guy
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  • 3,315 posts

Assuming you bled the coolant system properly and got all the air out (which I would double-check cause that may be your issue). Either you put in the wrong temperature thermostat or the thermostat you installed is stuck open (faulty).

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Thursday, March 28th, 2013 AT 11:51 PM

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