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    how hot do you run???

    Hello out their

    when im croozin around my engine temp sits at about 90-92 deg but when i put my foot down it goes 95+ and the fan doesnt kick in till 100 on the temp guage which scares me a little cos it doesnt burn oil or water

    i have a diesel MkIII TDS and wondering if this is a bit warm

    Cheers if you can help??????

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    hi i drive a mk3 td isuzu engine with a brand new radiator and the gooling system is recently flushed out, my car runs that hot usually but hasnt missed a beat in 130,000 miles but it gets serviced every 5000 miles and has never let me down

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    Diesels run hotter than petrols don't worry
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    cheers

    just had to ask
    was starting to get worried over nothing

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    My old (R reg) TDS used to get quite hot.

    Till the fan kicked in.

    As long as it does not go above 100 you are ok

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