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Does water pump causes engine hot a/c off

This started yesterday after getting oil change, and now the little engine light is coming on is this because of the engine hot a/c off

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It maybe the impaler on waterpump inside its what make the water flow in side the engine sometime it wears down sounds crazy but it happans it happin on my caddy goodluck

Posted on Feb 20, 2012

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SOURCE: installed new oil pump, very little oil coming

The bottom end of your engine is probally shot. sorry

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SOURCE: engine is running hot what could cause this after

You could have a plugged radiator if your not losing water otherwise you could have a bad head gasket, cracked head, warped head if you are losing water.

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SOURCE: change min fold intake gasket i have water in my

im not going to say no but if you catch it fast enough. buy some extra quarts and run them through to clean out as much as you can run the engine till warmed up and get the clean oil washing out the white oil then change oil again then in 500 miles are so change it again you should be cleaned out. you can use a oil flush between the first startup warmup and oil change.that will help it clean out.but if youve been running for a while with white oil the bearings life are definately gone.as far as checking head gasket do a leakdown or compression check.

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The motor shut off and the engine light came on, you won’t start right away and you wait a couple of days and start it again, sounds like your engine was over heated and because it is too hot and the engine frozen.

There are several kinds of engines, water cooling ,oil cooling and air cooling.

Over heated can cause many different problems for the cars, you should check step by step yourself.

Water cooling engine; if you know, you can help somebody.


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Suppose your radiator has water or coolant, leave your radiator cap open, start your engine, let it is running 10 to 15 minutes and wait it is getting hot and see the water in your radiator, if the water moves, that means your cooling system works fine, otherwise either the thermostat frozen or the water pump was broken.

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