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My 1998 forester temp gauge is running hot (needle is completly off the gauge) All fluids seem to be fine but heater seems to cool down a bit as soon as I pull over on the highway

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Dont over heat the engine to the point that it causes damage to the engine like blow a head gasket or worse warp a head. If the radiator is full and car is overheating start with replacing the thermostat ( it's a valve that regulates water flow through the engine if it goes bad water does not circulate through engine to cool it off.

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