Polo classic 16 model 2000 heat gauge

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Metheron
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Polo classic 16 model 2000 heat gauge

Post by Metheron »

The heat gauge of my Polo only takes long before it come up and stays on 50
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Re: Polo classic 16 model 2000 heat gauge

Post by chucker02 »

Change the thermostat, most likely stuck open
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2006 Citi Golf 2E, Dictator, 4-2-1

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Re: Polo classic 16 model 2000 heat gauge

Post by VAG Fan »

What are the symptoms in slow traffic, especially in hot weather?
If the gauge still doesn't come up, then the problem is most likely the coolant temperature sensor on the cylinder head / flange.
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