Engine temperature goes very high after start up
2017 Skoda Superb TDI

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Gzry
Driver
1 points

Problem added: Jan 24, 2021 (1 month ago)
The temperature gauge on my Skoda creeps up very high after a cold start up, to the point I need to pull over and let it idle for a while. It then suddenly cools quickly to a normal temperature and will stay like that for the remainder of the day,even after being switched off for a while.

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Car: Skoda Superb
Variant: TDI
Model Year: 2017
Category: Engine & Drivetrain
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whittingehame
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17,533 points

Jan 24, 2021 (1 month ago)
May be a sticking thermostat . A lot of cars run a bit high initially before thermostat opens and / or coolant fan ( if needed ) cuts in .But quite normal nowadays .
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