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2002 Mazda 323 1.6 GLX, (1598cc), cooling fan keeps coming

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2002 Mazda 323 1.6 GLX, (1598cc), cooling fan keeps coming on and off ,engine runs hot, what causes this
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mazda
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Test drive this car today , Notice engine hot , temperature guage shoed normal , the coolant fan came on alot, the engine had a stutter once or twice when driving .... is this a major concern for rhis car and engine
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Expert:  Matt replied 1 year ago.

hello

I'd suggest to get a temperature probe / IR temp gun to measure the actual temperature of the cylinder head / radiator top hose

as modern engines do tend to run hot ( about 95 degrees C) to help with emissions

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