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Kevin, UK Car Mechanic
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My name is ***** ***** ihave a citroen berlingo multispace

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Customer: hi my name is ***** ***** ihave a citroen berlingo multispace forte 1.8 2001 model how do i stop it from overheating
JA: Thanks. Can you give me any more details about your issue?
Customer: on the dash the stop sign lights up and the temp gauge goes really high
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: UK Car
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 year ago.

Hi im kevin is there any coolant in resevoir ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
there is anti freeze in
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 year ago.

Ok and how long after starting from cold does the warning come on ? And does heater blow hot?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
maybe 5-10 mins i dont know about the hot from the fan because i've not had the fan on
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 year ago.

Need to know if heater works this indicates circulation in system .when you say it over heats can you run car to this point then caffully feel hoses on cooling system and see if they are hot

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i think the heater is working fine and the car starts 1st time everytime and runs well but as soon as the stop sign lights up i pull the car over and stop for 10 mins then the car starts fine
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 year ago.

Ok i just need to know if system is actually getting hot or if its a bad reading from sensor