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Temp gauge 318 is BMW

I have a BMW 318 is coupe, when i am driving around town in and out of work the temp gauge sits in the middle and heater works fine. However when i go on the motorway the gauge drops to the top of the blue cold not below that and the heater does not work so good. can you help?

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  • mrelliotpost Feb 16, 2009

    Thanks for that. Not sure if thats an easy fix or not? expencive?

  • mrelliotpost Feb 16, 2009

    Did you have a look at the other question that i posted on here about the starting problem that i have ?

  • bertie460 Feb 17, 2009

    yes it sits in the middle out side my house and short journeys but goes down when i drive long journeys can u help please

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Hi, this sounds like the thermostat may not be performing as it should, it may be worth removing it and checking to make sure that it is working correctly.

Posted on Feb 16, 2009

  • mark brown
    mark brown Feb 16, 2009

    HI, if you are doing the repair yourself it would not be expensive as you sould be able to by the part from a spares shop rather than a main dealer.

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