Notice to Hotmail/Gmail & BT Internet users - Please check your SPAM/JUNK folders for our emails. Please add our email as a contact to your email account.
Search the Community
Showing results for tags 'temp'.
Found 2 results
I have a 2001 Polo GTI 6n2 with an issue with the cooling system, namely the car takes ages to get up to temperature, both the top and lower hoses from the radiator are at the same temperature, so I assume that the coolant is constantly flowing through the radiator and therefore only ever gets up to temperature when in traffic, at which point the temperature gauge rises and the fan will come on as expected The car has had a new thermostat however from reading online it seems that the issue is with the thermostat housing, does this sound correct? I can get a new thermostat housing (which includes the thermostat and temp sensor) or would I be better off just getting a second hand one and buying a new seal? Also I was going to have a go at replacing it myself, where can I find out what the correct torque figures are? Many thanks in advance