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When really cold no heat indication

Vehicle warms up indicator shows but when driving heat guage goes cold and no heat

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It sounds like your thermostat is probably stuck open, replacing it should solve your problem.

Posted on Jan 01, 2013

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SOURCE: 2002 caravan, heater problems

That was a common complaint a few years back, due to the fact that the heater core is a little too much higher than the engine, which requires that extra push it gets when engine RPM's increase. One thing I did do on my Caravan was remove my hoses to the heater core, and use a small external pump with hoses to circulate C.L.R. through my core for a while, then let it sit with CLR in the core overnight.Next day I circulated it through again, both ways by reversing hoses, and then re-attached hoses, bled air out of system, and notice quite an improvement in heat at idle. Once cleaned out, the heater core allowed coolant flow through it better at idle. If your stumped by explanation, take it to an automotive shop, or a Rad shop, and get a quote on flushing that core out for you. I recommend the CLR, but it might be too time consuming for you , but a flush will probably show some noticeable improvement.

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SOURCE: TEMP GUAGE TOO LOW

thermostat is sticking

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SOURCE: After car heats up (slow to heat) it stil blows cold until moving

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SOURCE: OIL PRESSURE LIGHT INTERMINTENLY GOES OFF AND ON

Keep checking those Fluids. it sounds a lot like your Oil pump is taking a Slow Death March. At some point you will need to replace it.

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flush the colant

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