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My 1999 Mitsubishi Galant is over-heating after short distances. It does not overheat or show signs of leaking at idle, only after driving a short distance 1 mile or so. Then it starts steaming out antifreeze, and dripping from beneath the radiator. My temp gauge does not go up at all! Could this be a vacuum leak or thermostat sticking. I've tried StopLeak and adding 50/50 antifreeze, withiout success. Can you help this 44yr old single Mom out with an answer?

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Dont ever use stop leak. need to have t-stat checked and possiable plugged radiator

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