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stuarts
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2018 9:57 am    Post subject: 997.1 Interior Temp Sensor Repair Reply with quote

The only fault picked up (which I knew about anyway), whe Autofarm serviced my car last week, was a malfunctioning interior temp sensor - reading too hot, so cabin blower always running cooler than should be.
I did see that someone had managed to remove and repair/replace the sponsor.
Could someone pint me in the right direction to who could help/advise?

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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2018 2:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'm interested to hear about this since when I set my internal temp at 22 deg C and its cooler outside, it doesn't particularly blow warm air until I turn it up to 26C or more......could this be the same sensor problem?
And if so is it easily fixed? Question
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2018 3:53 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yep, sounds like the same symptoms, put the heater on high and it will blow hot air.
I hope it's a relatively easy fix, no dash out job!
 
  
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:54 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

ill start by saying im not sure on this , cant remember the last time i looked at a fault like this but ill say what i can ..

i thought the sensor was in the heater control panel and behind the grills there , there should be a fan behind it to draw air over it which can stop working i guess .. they do on a 996 anyways .

design 911 lists it as this part but in a different place ..

https://www.design911.co.uk/fu/prod12459/Cabin-Temperature-Sensor-Porsche-Boxster---Cayman---996---997-1H0907543A/

i think i would ( in your shoes ) remove the heater panel and have a look .. are the sensors similar .. its yours full of dust or is the fan not working .

Untill i get one in to have a play with then theres little i can say for certain im afraid.
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PostPosted: Thu Jun 14, 2018 7:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It's definitely that, Autofarm checked all flaps and fans are working.
 
  
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