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Old 04-08-11, 01:04 PM   #1
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Heating up at idle

Running 50-60 mph temp range is 190-196. Yesterday waiting on long traffic light temp went up to 226. ambient temp 65
I couldn't tell if fan was running. Is there a code or fuse to check for fan op?
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Old 04-08-11, 02:30 PM   #2
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I don't have a C5 but I think this is probably quite normal. It is with a C4.

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Old 04-08-11, 04:20 PM   #3
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That must have been one LONG traffic light.
Have you checked antifreeze level? Is the front of radiator free of debris?
Could be the thermostat not opening and closing properly.
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