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

Problem Description and Possible Solution

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

Problem Data
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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
16 people reported this problem
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Thermostat sticks at time causing engine to start to overheat
Intermittent overheating. Probably the thermostat.
Water temp goes up when AC is on
No solution yet. Still trying to solve the problem.