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I was crusing down the local high street last night, Then from hair buring heat from the feet fan, BAM it went cold. So i took it on the open road and ran it for abit but it did not heat up as much as normal.

This morning once the normal car temp was reached i tryed the fan it was warm but not hot as normal. (on max setting)

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When driving at about 60 mph the heat from the fan is alot warmer than if it was idling.

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I had the same problem with my 92. It seems to me that you need coolant. I was loosing the whole resouviour in abouy an hours worth of driving. I needed to change the h20 pump......Check your water level and go from there
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thx doogle im a bit of a noob when it come to engine bits, checked the coolant there was hardly any left. Took her for a spin let her cool down checked the coolant again it was gone toped it back up and it seems all cool now

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