Thread: Overheated?
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Old 01-26-2013, 09:01 AM
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Originally Posted by baja1d View Post

With the cool weather I'd guess a bad sensor as well but a new thermostat & radiator flush isn't going to hurt.... I'm assuming your radiator is topped off, could be a ruptured hose.
Ya topped off and still full. This is the 3.4 swap I just finished in September so the coolant and most of the hoses are new.

Originally Posted by loudbay View Post
If it went down to cool for a while, when you let the motor cool down, wouldn't the sensor be good?
No the engine was off for 15-30 seconds tops.
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