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Old August 18th, 2008, 08:28 PM
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Henry Stinson
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False Gauge Readings

Any hints on why my temp gauge reads higher and my volt meter lower with the heater blower motor on? I pulled off the highway today thinking I was on the verge of overheating my 300 tdi - scary moment. Turning off the blower motor lowered the temps. Turning the gauge lights off dropped them even lower into the normal operating range.

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Old August 18th, 2008, 11:17 PM
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I'd say you have a loose ground somewhere.
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