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I have a 1999 Honda civic DX and the running temperature gauge runs right below the water symbol is this normal?
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Yeah that's normal. Once it warms up the top of the needle should be just below the bulb of the thermometer on the temperature gauge and pretty much not move at all.
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Okay thanks I didn't know and its my first honda. Everyone I ask tells me different
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no problem...welcome to the forum...I've owned my 99 DX 5 speed for about 5 years now and that's what it does.

we're actually 6th gens..there's lots of info here on your car.
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Cool. I'm basically a YouTube mechanic I watch the video and try to copy. Lol I shall bow to ur wisdom
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Re: Is this a normal temperature

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Cool. I'm basically a YouTube mechanic I watch the video and try to copy.
that can be a good thing or a bad thing,

it all depends on who is making the video,

dont assume all the videos on youtube are good advice
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