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Blowing but no heat!

1) Temperature gauge goes up to H when driving when at a stop sign or red light it goes between C and H so its not over heating. Turn heat on to defrost windows it blows cold air so blower is working. Looked engine over no sign of any fluids or any leaks. Fan is working on radiator.

What could it be?

2) Sometimes car acts like it wants to stall when at a traffic light or stop sign on idle, it did this twice at the bank. Not sure if it is related to above?


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Check your thermostat to see if its stuck and check your fuel filter for the stalling problem. It might have **** from gas stations. When the trucks go to fill up tanks at gas stations it stirs up a lot stuff on the bottom of the tank and then you fill up with gas and get that **** stuck in your fuel filter.

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If you haven't had the car long and don't know its history check that the thermostat hasn't been removed, or that it isn't stuck
Good luck

Posted on Nov 18, 2008

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