There is no radiator cap on a 98 vw passat. You should have a pressurized system. You may have an air bubble. The tool to pressurize it is $140 and the thermostat, if its stickin is only $15. Go figure. Plus you don't want the pleasure of doing it yourself. It's an 8 hour job. Good luck! Trade it in
This would be easier to answer if you said what you call top speed and whether you were driving in the winter or summer, and how often you drive at top speed. At top speed, the load on the engine is much higher so the temperature will go up some, but not necessarily overheat. Coming back to normal speeds would bring the temp back to normal. This is typical with most cars. Check you antifreeze strength and level, if they are good then there isnt a problem.
If your 1997 Passat dies sometimes, you might have an issue with the alternator not charging the battery. You could also have a problem with the distributor or the coil.
It could be caused by a cavity you might want to go to the dentist and the problem continues.
You could go in store or online to Euro Car Parts to view car parts for the Volkswagen Passat. You could also go on eBay to buy car parts for the Volkswagen Passat for a potentially cheaper price.
Coolant temp sensor. There is an extended warranty on them. It could also be the thermostat but that should have been changed with your water pump.
...be too hot for human life.
increase by as much as 11°C.
A bad coolant temperature sensor is one thing that could cause an idling speed problem with a Peugeot 406. There could also be a problem with the idle control valve.
That definition means that for some reason the PCM is seeing a low input from the ECT sensor. That could be sensor problem, a wiring problem, or a PCM problem, but the most likely problem is that the truck is actually running too cold. That could be a stuck open thermostat, or an incorrect temperature thermostat installed.
coolant tempure sensor,thermastat
Could be because of overheating - some motherboards have cutoffs when it reaches a certain temperature Simply adding an extra fan could solve the problem Could be because of overheating - some motherboards have cutoffs when it reaches a certain temperature Simply adding an extra fan could solve the problem
3.00 could be a vector or scalar, depending on the math problem that you are working on. If it is temperature, length, or mass, then it would be the scaler in your problem.
One could purchase a new or used Volkswagen Passat Wagon at their local new or used car dealership. One could also view listings in their local newspaper's classified section or ads on Craiglist for new or used Volkswagen Passat Wagons for sale in one's area.
Due to the Greenhouse Effect, Earth's temperature is continually rising. If the trend does not change, the Earth's annual temperature will continue to rise, causing significant ecological problems.
switch it off....?
Are you of an age to be experiencing the onset of menopause? This could explain your symptoms. Otherwise, if the problem continues, check with a doctor.
If animal testing continues the death of the these animals could follow. The death of these animals could lead to the imbalance of our environment.
it could be that your relay is stuck on. your passat windows can be lowered or raised when car is off.
No. Neptune does not have a solid surface. So even if we could overcome the temperature problem (which we probably could) there is nothing to build such a structure on.
yes it could be one or two bad filters. check one in gas tank and other down the fuel line. change if dirty and see if that fixes the problem. if not it could also be a comp problem with your fuel injection. also air fuel mixture could be off. jb yes it could be one or two bad filters. check one in gas tank and other down the fuel line. change if dirty and see if that fixes the problem. if not it could also be a comp problem with your fuel injection. also air fuel mixture could be off. i had the same problem and it was my air fuel mixture was to lean at higher speeds. jb
I had this problem and it was my battery,but could also be in need of antifreeze.
that could mean so many things...
Usually the filter in the vehicles A/C is not the problem. Usually the problem is the vehicles A/C condenser and be fixed easily and cheaply. Check for a replacement condenser at your local autoparts store.
I have driven a 2004 passat wagon that apon acceleration the car jolted and vibrated. Turns out the problem was the engine had a rod knocking and pretty much a bad engine, this could have been caused by a water pump or a oil pump not working. I would have a mechanic check it out right away.
a temperature sensor could be faulty...i have a 1994 legacy and i had the same problem...i replaced the temperature gage sensor and i have no more problems.
Well, you listed several of the parts that could cause this problem. The other part that could cause this is the Power Train Control (PTC) module. The PTC is the module that takes the temperature input from the coolant temperature sensor and turns on the fans via the fan relay when the temperature is high enough.