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My equinox temperature gauge heats up when i idle. what could be the casue of this?

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Many things can make this happen
I would inspect all hoses to see if none are collasped
Also change the thermostat and coolant if not done in the past two years. Flush the old coolant out with a flush kit made by Prestone or equivalant
You may see a big change in performance. If not a blockage can be in the heater core or radiator but I don't think so for this vehicle is 4 years old only

Posted on Jun 06, 2010

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