Cabin air temperature - freeze or burn

Discussion in 'Fiesta ST Chat and Discussion' started by EcoBeast, Feb 5, 2015.

  1. EcoBeast

    EcoBeast Member

    Being an old school kind of guy, I prefer to use the manual mode to control the air temperature. Plus, I like to control which vents the air blows through - something that I cannot select in Auto mode.

    I have noticed that there is virtually no difference in the cabin air temperature when the control dial setting is anywhere between 18.5C and "HI"- it is just blows the same Hot air. This is with outdoor temperature hovering around -5C, so there is plenty of outside cold air to mix with air going through the heater core.

    If I set the control dial half a degree cooler at 18C, it changes to Cold - there is not gradient!

    Anyone else experienced this or am I using it the wrong way?
     
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  3. jfdana

    jfdana Member

    I have not had that problem at all, here in Northern Farenheit Land; works well in manual. Variable as desired. I'd go to the dealer for a checkup.
     
  4. reddog99

    reddog99 Active Member

    I had to convert that 18.5 C. to 65 F. :)
    I've never had my temperature set that low, even in the heat of summer. But I've also never had any problem setting the temperature to anything else I wanted. It sounds like you need to visit a dealer. :(
     
  5. EcoBeast

    EcoBeast Member

    Ok - sounds like I need to make an appointment on Monday - thanks.
     

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