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96 jeep Cherokee Overheating

I put a new radiator and thermostat in my jeep a few months back and worked jut fine until today. I drove about a mile and a half from my house and it dies. i looked down and it was overheated i put more water in it and checked all the fluids everythings fine. Whats wrong?

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  • kmorowsky Mar 08, 2009

    I have the same problem with it over heating, I saw the water returning to the Radiator from the thermostat and don't think it is the Pump, I am checking out the fan clutch, as I had the same problem with my old Ford f150 ( 1989 model)

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Check to see if there is water flowing back into your radiator, it might be your Fan Clutch

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You had to put alot of coolant into the system? sounds like a leak someplace. you had to just top it off with a splash? sounds like waterpump is going out if not out.

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