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87 sr5 with 22re. runs hot i summer and dont in winter so i replaced water pump,thermostat, flushed radiator, checked timing and cant figure it out. Thought about head or head gasket but it should cause it to run hot all year and not just summer. it does have a body lift so the rad. is 3 inches lower than stock but i've never seen anyone elses cause it. if you got any suggestions i'll listen thanks

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It is your radiator. Too stopped up for a flush to do any good. Cooler temps in the winter will keep it cooling better versus hot summer temps.

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