Ford Focus Forum, Ford Focus ST Forum, Ford Focus RS Forum - View Single Post - Coolant and Oil Temps drop when using the windshield defroster/floor vents
View Single Post
Old 01-17-2013, 01:12 PM   #1
RevLimit
Focus Enthusiast
 
Join Date: Sep 2012
Fan#: 103978
Location: Atlanta, GA
What I Drive: 2002 Black Focus SVT ZX3

Posts: 86
Points 775, Level 14
Points: 775, Level: 14 Points: 775, Level: 14 Points: 775, Level: 14
Level Up 75% Completed
Level up: 75% Level up: 75% Level up: 75%
Forum Activity 0%
Activity: 0% Activity: 0% Activity: 0%
FF Reputation: 4 RevLimit Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (0)
Unhappy Coolant and Oil Temps drop when using the windshield defroster/floor vents

I noticed recently that if I run the windshield defroster/floor vent, at medium or hot temperatures that the coolant and oil temp gauges will move from their standard 2/4 position to 1/4 position.

This only happens when the defroster is selected. If I turn on the heat full blast the temperature never drops.

What could be happening?


RevLimit is offline  
    Reply With Quote