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Overheating an losing coolant

2001 pontiac gr am gt ram air keeps overheating an coolant going dry i noticed coolant flowing out of overflow when overheating i changed thermostat an tryed bleeding air out still having same problem bout to change water pump maybe that will work .....................ya right these cars **** i need to fix it so i can sell it

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Make sure there is nothing blocking the air flow in front of the radiator, it could be something small covering it to make these cars overheat. Ive had the same problem in the past.

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Yeah check the water pump. and make sure there is plenty of antifreze in it

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You might want to check your lower intake gasket too . if you have a slightly high idle or rad fluid under the thermostat...and under your power steering pump where the head bolts down to the block could be leaking and burning off....u will lose fluid and not see it on the ground....hope that helps...

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