i have a golf mk4 2003 se tdi pd, there's a problem with engine heating, when the blower is on the 2nd setting i lose engine temperature,also the car takes along time to warm up, any ideas please. many thanks phil

Asked by Dec 27, 2006 at 04:02 PM about the 2003 Volkswagen Golf GL 2.0 TDI sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

heater plugs, thermostat with full service just done, warm up time in 4 degrees is 25 minutes or 8 miles

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Hmm...that's really strange. My first instinct would be to say that the thermostat may not have been properly installed. Was this happening before the replacement? It may be that the part is too new and sticking. I hope this helps CarGrrl

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