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Overheating problems Cavalier

My Cavalier Overheats Owners of GM 2.4 engines may encounter overheating problems that drive them crazy. If you’ve checked the thermostat, water pump, and radiator and still can’t find the cause, pressure clean the heater core. That’s right, the heater core. This engine setup uses returning coolant from the heater core to open the thermostat. If the heater core is pluggled, the thermostat won’t open and you wind up with an overheating problem. GM wants the heat to get to the heater core first. If the heater core is plugged, … Read More

Overheating problems Crown Vic, Grand Marquis, Town Car

Fix Overheating problems on Crown Vic, Grand Marquis, Town Car Ford is reporting overheating problems with 2006-07 Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis, and Lincoln Town Cars. The vehicles run hot and experience poor cooling from the A/C. The problem is most severe at low speeds or while idling. You guessed it, the problem is with a bad electric cooling fan. The fix is to install a newer design, fan, part #7W1Z-8C607-B. © 2012 Rick Muscoplat   Save


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