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    Stuck Temp Gauge?

    Hey everyone, yesterday i went and got gas across town, and as i was driving back, my engine temp gauge was reading at the high part of "normal" operating temp. I went and bought some antifreeze, mixed it 50-50 and filled the reservoir above the turbo, as well as the excess tank (btw both were low, and the excess tank was basicially empty. So this morning i go to work, its fine, and fine on the way back, but as i end up driving about 30 miles tonight, its back to a high operating temp. Im not sure what it is, but im guessing its a stuck temp gauge? Any other idea? Im running cobb stage 2, for about 2 months but have had no problem. Any input would be appreciated, but i will most likely take it to the dealer tomorrow and see what they have to say about it....sorry about the long post. Thanks

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    Could be some air bubbles in the system. Have you drained and refilled the system lately?
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    nah, handnt touched the cooling system lately
    Took it to the dealer today, and they replaced the thermostat..and that was the problem

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