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My outlander overheated and I had head gasket fixed but it starts but wont idle what is the problem and how do I fix it

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They must of disconnected ur battery any time this is done it stalls. I know because mine eats alternators. After about ten alternators i found out online that u disconnect the negatyive wire then reconnect it turn on ac let idle for 20 mins yw ac running and it resets it. It does it every time u disconnect the battery. MitsubishI doesn't have a set way to reset it. But this does work

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May simply be the throttle body adjustment. This is all dismantled to get to the head gasket.

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SOURCE: 2004 Mitsubishi Outlander AWD, over heats when idle

Sounds like the electric fan is not coming on. Could be the switch screwed into the radiator, a malfunctioning fan relay, a blown fan fuse or the fan motor has gone bad.

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Try replacing your cooling fans since both fans are probably not coming on at the time the a/c is on. If your car uses a single fan, then it must have a hi and lo speed so probably the low works but the high doesn't. If you can barely hear the fan spin then it is probably working in the low speed position and you should check that.

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