2004 Vauxhall Zafira 2.0 dti
Heater want get hot

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lango86
Driver
61 points

Problem added: Oct 13, 2016 (4 years ago)
Hi my heater stopped blowing hot air out today so any help would be nice on what it is as its getting cold now and need to get it fixed any idias on what it could be thanks for looking

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Car: Vauxhall Zafira
Variant: 2.0 dti
Model Year: 2004
Category: Electrics, ECU, Warnings & Lights
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whittingehame
Legend
15,313 points

Oct 13, 2016 (4 years ago)
If getting lukewarm heat , check thermostat .If no heat at all , check heater control cable which will either fit onto a valve or flap and see if operating or not .First thing , check coolant level .
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Yallop84
Driver
6 points

Oct 13, 2016 (4 years ago)
Has the car recently had its coolant changed , if so make sure there's no air in the system , bleed the system via the little taps , look in manual it will show you were they are or check pipes are not blocked especially near back of engine leading in towards the dashboard there's also a small radiator behind there as well which where your coolant goes through to give heat to inner compartment if it's blocked you will either get only warm air or just straight cold air
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