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What the normal temperature operating range indicated on the temp gauge?

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Depends on the vehicle but generally around 200 to 210.

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Depending on what you have for thermostat, but normal would range from 195 F - 210F, or 90C - 98 C. For summer I'd stay around 180F-195F

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195 degrees is the typical high end on the thermostat (when the thermostat opens), so the temp gauge should read a max of 195 degrees, give or take a few degrees. Some people replace their thermostat with a lower temp one, such as a 180 degree one. Then the gauge will read lower (approx 180 degree max). So the range is typically from cold at start to just under 200 degrees.

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