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My temperature light was on very often, I have filled in the

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My temperature light was on very often, I have filled in the coolant 3 times in the past two months
JA: Have you inspected the hoses? Have you checked the radiator fluid?
Customer: What is the radiator fluid? I thought that is the same as coolant
JA: What is the model/year of your VW?
Customer: 2012 Tiguan
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I have just top off the coolant so far. Nothing else. I can't think of other things according to the mutual
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I don't know. What question will mechanic ask me when I tell them the problem?
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  internal88 replied 1 year ago.

Hello, I'm Brandon - VW tech.

First, do you see any coolant leak under the hood or on the ground?

Expert:  internal88 replied 1 year ago.

Did you do coolant compression test yet?