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Temp/ heater issues

Discussion in 'Ibiza Mk4 (2002-2008)' started by PJ_TDi, Jan 31, 2010.

  1. PJ_TDi

    PJ_TDi Its Thwaite

    Jan 1, 2008
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    Hello all,

    I've come to the conclusion that I think my temp sensor is reading incorrect. Last night my friends Golf and Audi A2 both read -2 degrees, mine read -6. As a result, any setting above "LO" inside the car is warmer than it should be. So I'm either roasting at 18 degrees or chilling at LO! :lol:

    Is this because it would be over-compensating, thinking its colder outside than it actually is?

    Any help as to what can be done would be greatly appreciated, cheers guys :)
  2. Thermostat possibly?

    Ive just changed 1 on my sisters Lupo. As it had a similar problem.
  3. techie

    techie Skoda Techie

    Mar 22, 2003
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    There is an internal temp sensor that it takes for reference so i doubt it has anything to do with the ambient temp sensor.

    What I would suspect is there is a fault with the mixture flap motor, a scan with VAG COM and reset the motor would be a good start. See if it goes through its full sweep without sticking.

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