Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: The Netherlands
County: Zuid Holland
for the 147 GTA (guess it's the same for the rest based on CAN, ie 147, gt, ..)
thermostat opens at 88 degr. C +/- 2 degr.
Switchpoint speed 1: 95° C
Switchpoint speed 2: 102° C
At temp approx 50 ° C first part of scale.
Temp from 50 to 80 ° C linear movement.
Temp between 80 en 100 ° C (normal) pointer remains at middle scale.
Temp between 100 tot 120 ° C (upwards) and between 115 tot 100 (downwards) pointer moves linear (between middle of scale and start of red area).
Temp of T = 120 ± 1 ° C, pointer at start of red area
Temp of T = 122 ° C pointer at start of red area, and ECU lights up indicator bulb underneath scale (t = 1s); simultaneously lamp for 'too high water temperature is lit