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97 Grand am over heats!!

My car over heats because there is a water leak. There is water flinging off the belt all over the engine. Is this the water pump leaking?

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Generally, it could be that your water pump belt is faulty, but that is just one of several common causes. If you want to know the other causes, here's a diagnostic article tailored to identifying these specific causes of a car's overheating:
http://yourhandymanzone.com/Your_Handyman_Zone_How_To_Pages_Vehicle_Car_Zone_Cars_Trucks_Vans_Engine_System_Engine_Overheats.htm

Hope this helps as to the causes you sought.

Brad

Posted on May 25, 2009

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