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My 2003 Camry le is over heating I put water and coolant in it and it will go down for a second but then it starts over heating again there is no water or coolant leaking out of it what's the problem

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The first thing I would do is to replace the thermostat, it sounds like the thermostat is stuck in the closed position.

Posted on Feb 18, 2012

  • xxthickntatt Feb 23, 2012

    I changed the thermastat today and now its sounds like running water in my car does that mean I need a new water pump? ??

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    theodore ritter Feb 23, 2012

    You may have an air pocket still in the cooling system, this is common, turn the heater and hot and the fan on high, with the engine cold remove the radiator cap, start the engine and slowly add more coolant as it goes down, this may take a while, when the heater gets hot keep adding more coolant/water until the temperature stabilizes, if it seems to boil over shut it off and let it cool down and repeat the procedure, there is no coolant bleeder valve on these engines like some other cars have.

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I'd remove the thermostat and run it. If the problem continues, it could be head gaskets, but, v6 head gaskets rarely fail. Also make sure that teh rad cap is good; have it pressure tested.

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Several things ... best guess, in order:
1. (very likely) Radiator fan is not blowing (turn on car and a/conditioner. When compressor kicks in, the radiator fan must blow). If it ims not blowing, the radiator fan motor may be burned out ($40).
2. Check / replace "cooling fan" fuse ($1) and / or "cooling fan" relay switch ($7).
3. Could be (not likely) thermostat sticking shut. Replace thermostat ($20)
4. Could be radiator hose collapse (not very likely) ($18)
5. Radiator clog or hose leak (possible)
6. Head gasket broken (not likely unless you don't fix current problem) ($150)

The more detail of the symptoms, the better we can assist you.

Hope this helps!




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Here's the diagram you asked for...


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