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Pontiac sunfire overheating

My sunfire's temp gauge went way up--when i got home my husband checked the antifreeze level--the tank was empty--replace water pump and thermostat --its still doing it--what could this be

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    were pretty sure ours is a bad heater core

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Blown head gasket.

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