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2002 Cadillac DeVille DTS Question: Hot Day Temperture Gauge atmiddle then goes a lil bit over the middle

 

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Bcaddyman, Sacramento, CA, September 10, 2009, 11:55
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Just got car drove it 300miles LA to Sac at night,then on a 95 degree day car was ideling for about 15min toping of transaxel fluid,and the temperture gauge went to the middle then a lil bit over the middle than kicked back to the middle when the fans came on is this normal for the Cadillac Northstar engines to do this.

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    dandd September 10, 2009, 12:18
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    Have your engine checked out. North Stars tend to be sensitive to cooling issues. If there is a problem brewing, have a good shop check your entire cooling system. it could be a sticking thermostat, old and broken down coolant, worn radiator etc, etc.

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