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I have a 1996 Honda Accord. The heater blows out luke warm air in cold weather and I have recently noticed that when I drive down the interstate the temp gauge drops to cold and it blows cooler air through the vents. Is this a thermostat problem?

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Yes that means the thermostat is stuck open or you are low on coolant, check level first.

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Yes, I think so.

Please see my tip at http://www.fixya.com/cars/r5929960-s_thermostat . These are generic instructions. If you get stuck or need specific instructions for your car, please get back to me with model, year and engine info.

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