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Heating problem, temperature gauge

I have recently bought a BMW 318i SE 1999. Everything seems fine except for the fact that it emits warm air from the area located near the windscreen and nowhere else. I have to turn on the AC to neutralise the temperature in the car. The temperature gauge is also static and stationary and it remains in the middle even when the car is at a halt. Any help appreciated.

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There should be a dial to control the center vents. i believe its in between the vents or just below it. it should have blue and red marks on it. move the dial towards the blue indicator and the air should now be cool. in cold weather, move this dial towards the red indicators for warm air. you can adjust temp at these vents by moving the dial between red & blue.

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