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Old 01-09-2015, 02:12 PM
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I just checked mine this morning and it would not go over 69C in suburban stop and go. Temp outside was a few degrees below freezing. (Car has over 80k miles)

Since it had just done a 40 minutes run with few stops on two lane roads I think it should be running above 80C. Tomorrow the wheather should be a few degrees over freezing and will check again but I suspect my T-stat is toast.

Diesels may not warm up fast but they certainly should be able to attain the T-stat stated temperature in moderate weather.
2003 4.4i black ext./black int./black headliner
2006 4.8iS Le Mans blue/cream int./black headliner, SOLD sadly...
2009 E70 35d, black ext./black int./black headliner (shipped to Europe)

Hmmmm, love those black headliners!

Other hardware:
2005 Tundra crew cab, son's DD and weekend hauler
2015 Cayenne S (wife's new DD and definitely wroooommmmm)
2016 Tundra 1794 edition crew cab, luxo hauler
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