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Overheating 97 V6 pontiac grand am

We took our car to a shop because it was overheating, they said the intake manifold was leaking. We had the work done by someone else and replace the leaking manifold. But the car is still overheating? Any suggestions??

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    Need to swap my aftermarket half-ram air intake back to a stock intake manifold in order to pass CA smog and register my car. I did not install the aftermarket part.

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