Sticking Thermostat May Cause Needless Engine Cooling Fan Operation on Land Rover Discovery

A sticking thermostat can cause the engine cooling fans to operate even if they are not needed for cooling.

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Average mileage: 139,972 (105,891–170,000)
11 model years affected: 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, more1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
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Thermostat sticks at time causing engine to start to overheat
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Intermittent overheating. Probably the thermostat.
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