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2012 Chevrolet Cruze does not stay heated up

In the morning during my 12 mile drive to work, the car will only heat up to 175 degrees. When I get to work and park, the car slowly drops down to about 153 degrees in 10 minutes. Took it to the dealer because the coolant tank was empty and they said it was the water pump, so they changed it. Took it back a second time then they claimed it was the thermostat. So they changed that. Still doing the same thing. UGH!!! Any suggestions?

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Check your coolant fans and see if they turn on the only you can find out is by letting the car warm up and opening the hood to see if it's working and if so then it leaves one other problem wrong coolant type or the radiator is plugged up and maybe even one of the hoses are bad or plugged

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    Tommy Chandler Jul 12, 2014

    Turns out that there was nothing wrong but an update to the computer software. Had the software updated at my local dealer and the problem went away.

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