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A warning light comes on - looks like a radiator w/a fan

It comes on intermittantly when accellerating, like going up a hill from a stop, remains on for less than a minute. No sign of high temp. from the engine temp gauge, or any other problem.

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Check your coolant level. Add if nessesary.

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SOURCE: A warning light comes on - looks like a radiator w/a fan

It`s the fluid level indicator.
You may need to top up your cooling system.
All cars will lose some water over a period of time. good luck.

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