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
16 people reported this problem
4 people shared problem details
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.
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