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I bought one of these.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/183101946301

Haven't tried it out yet, well its plugged in but haven't been out for a ride yet with it in. Anyone else got one and what temperature should I be seeing?
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I bought one of these.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/183101946301

Haven't tried it out yet, well its plugged in but haven't been out for a ride yet with it in. Anyone else got one and what temperature should I be seeing?
Hi - mine runs between 70 -80 degrees depending on whether one is sitting in traffic.
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Hi - mine runs between 70 -80 degrees depending on whether one is sitting in traffic.
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Mine runs at between 150 and 200 F , high speed or in traffic, always reads the same .
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Yep, same here runs at 70 to 80 degrees, as it almost hit's 80 the fan kicks in

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Mine runs at between 150 and 200 F , high speed or in traffic, always reads the same .
If it always reads the same how can it be 150-200F?
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At this price point you are not getting a calibrated, precision instrument so if yours does not read exactly the same don't panic!
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if it always reads the same how can it be 150-200f?
Read It .........Between . . which means always in the middle of the two .

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