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Overheating is a serious issue. Your car's engine will eventually seize and cause damage.
Check cooling system for leaks.If no leaks present, then check condition and operation of thermostat. Remove this and place in hot water (it should open). Then place in cold water (it should close). Replace if necessary.
Check operation of radiator fan.

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