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It is starting to get above the 200 degree mark and is making me nervous. what tempeture is perfect for this vehicle?

My 2002 gmc safari minivan has 146000 trouble free miles on it. in the last couple of days i have noticed the temperature gauge hovering around the 200 degree mark. today on a fairly long trip 100 miles it started to creep a little higher, i am really getting nervous with the weather getting warmer out. i don't want to overheat her. thanks in advance.wayne

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  • Dennis Yachimec May 11, 2010

    Make sure front of rad is clean between condenser which is mounted in front of radiator. Check fan clutch and it also could be a stuck thermostat.

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Check the anti freeze level, see if the electrict fan is workig, change the thermostate, then the water pump

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