Re: Freelander TD4 what runs after switch off?
"Paul S. Brown" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Richard wrote:
>> When I switch off my Freelander TD4, particularly after a short run, a
>> unit runs on for a short while (1/1.5mins) before switching off. After a
>> longer journey it usually doesn't. I am sure this is quite normal _but_ I
>> am interested to know what it is.
>> Who knows?
> Sounds like it may be an auxiliary heater - I think the Freebie is fitted
> with a Webasto of some description that will do just that - doesn't after
> long run because the engine's up to temperature anyway.
I agree, my TD4 had the heater, the giveaway is exhaust emissions coming
from just in front of the front passenger wheel. If you have a look you will
see a silver pipe just protruding from below the valance.