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2001 sebring blows hot air then after approx 20 mins blows cold air. Temp gauge inside car only goes up to about 1/4 mark.. any ideas? Had coolant system flushed.

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  • car probs Dec 30, 2011

    Should have said system was flushed and also heater core was flushed 3 times. still hose comming out of heater core is colder then hose going in. Could it be thermostat or will we need to replace heater core?

  • Andrew Dec 30, 2011

    If the one hose is warm and the other cold, then either there is a valve in the line not allowing the water to circulate or the core is blocked. If there is no valve in the line i would try flushing the heater core both directions with hot water.

  • car probs Jan 09, 2012

    Had a few mechanics tell us heater core or thermostat. finally took it to a mechanic that was willing to find the problem without trying things for nothing it ended up being a plug behind the control knobs was broken! thanks for the help tho!!

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Sounds like maybe a stuck thermostat. or a blocked heater core. Just cause the system was flushed dosent mean the heater core was cleaned out.

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