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Temp gauge cold and then heat turns not so hot

1996 Honda Accord V6. The temp gauge flucuates when driving faster on hwy it stays on cold and warms up driving 25 mph around town. The heat also is cooler when temp gauge is on cold then warms up when temp gauge goes up.

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  • anna1975 Nov 26, 2008

    thank you!!! you were exactly right, was the thermostat.

  • Anonymous Mar 14, 2014

    cruise control light on ,warning light on, code displayed on mileage, temp gauge goes to hot when cas cold, and is eratic

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    Gauge reads cold

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    while driving water temp gauge goes almost to red line then drops back to normal over and over

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Make sure the antifreeze is full. if so, replace thermostat and refill

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