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(Honda Odyessy -2005) where should the needle of the temp gauge be under normal conditions? it's always below half. I'd say almost 1/3. I wonder if my thermostat has gone tad. that may explain my low MPG as switching to higher gears is taking longer.

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That is a good temperature reading. If it ever gets up pas the three quarter mark, then you have a problem. Although most vehicles read at the half-way point on the temp. gauge. Hope this helps, James Booth PLEASE RATE THIS!!! :)

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