Overheating

Asked by Sep 09, 2017 at 10:05 PM about the 2003 BMW 3 Series 325i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Temp Gage's is reading hot while sitting at alight or
n a drive through but goes back down when I start
driving and make my air blow hot..today I was
driving and it went right to the red and stoped but
once I pulled over and poped the hood the engine
wasn't hot to the point were the gage is at 200 what
could this be

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Couple of things to check, connection at the temp sender not sensor, operation of the cooling fans, and if the thermostat has never been changed now would be a good time to do so. Hopefully it is just a connection problem

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Just changed thermostat and the clutch on the cooling fan so hopefully it the connection

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