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2000 Dodge Durango

I have changed the thermostat and I replaced the main top radiator hose with the cap on it and it is still over heating. What could cause this to still be over heating.

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  • Anonymous Nov 12, 2008

    2000 durango 4.7 L still overheats. I replaced the fan,thurmasted,radiator,water pump and sensor.

  • Anonymous Mar 15, 2014

    have changed radiator and hoses, thermostat, and electric fans but continues to over heat

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Have you checked your rad fans? Rad flow? Rad condition? Possible water pump problem if those check out good.

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On the radiator cap there is a small hose that goes to the reservoir. Ocationally it gets clogged not permitting the built-up pressure to release. Disconnect this small hose and try blowing into it, you should be able the hear the bubbles in the reservoir. If you cannot blow into it or hear the bubbles, apply air pressure or water pressure with a garden hose. This should eliminate one probable a most missed problems for the overheating.If overheating continues, the culprit may be the waterpump or the thermostat.

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