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What should be the engine temperature for the Buick Rainier I just got my Rainier and the engine temp. runs at 210, that seems high to me. My other cares are at 180. What do you think

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fluctuation in temperature is usualy from low coolent level. a sticky thermastat could also be the culprit.

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