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    Hey guys,

    heating works fine in my 328i e36, however when I turn the knob to the face function, the heater go freezing cold, back to feet and windscreen and they go really warm again.

    any suggestions?

    thanks.
     
     

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    I did see that topic but ignored it due to the title of air flow problem, but looks like 4 o clock position is meant to allow cold air in, bit daft really.
     
     

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    Deja-vu all over again

    1996 E36 320i heater vents


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    Pay attention to the blue section located on the output selector dial at the full face vents setting. This overrides any temperature setting on the temperature setting dial.
     
     

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    ah thats the one! cheers,

    There must be a mod to disable the heater going cold once pointed to the face position?
     
     

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    Thanks STK! least it isnt something else thats broken lol
     
     

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