Question about 1997 Cadillac DeVille

2 Answers

1997 cadillac deville

Overheating it is not the thermostat with car running water shoots back out of the resivor

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

Head gasket is blown, creating pressure in the cooling system

Posted on Jun 27, 2009

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Hot-Shot:

    An expert who has answered 20 questions.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

  • Contributor
  • 25 Answers

Sounds like a blown head gasket to me

Mike

Posted on Jun 27, 2009

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Engine overheats new water pump,belt,thermostat water doesnt seem to flow well through engine does this model have thermostat issues?


Hello miltim2 and than you for asking your question, on Fixya.

Here is a simple process that will walk you through a few steps that will pinpoint the overheating problem on your 1997 Cadillac DeVille, without even using any tools. It has helped millions of people, and I am certain that it will help you, because I wrote it for people like you. So here is the link to:
How to diagnose an overheating Cadillac engine

One thing you might want to remember is to run the heater on high while filling it, or you will have a BIG air bubble in the system. These engines actually have cylinder head problems, though...

Anyways if that helps you any little bit, then feel free to follow me on Twitter. That one is at: twitter.com/acoates23234

Thanks for the vote, and good luck!

Nov 07, 2010 | 1997 Cadillac DeVille

1 Answer

Cannot find overheating problem 1997 cadillac deville. we have installed new radiator, fans work fine, new water pump, new thermostat, catalyic converter, new hoses, and we cannot find any leaks. please...


These engines are know for leaking head gaskets. A good quick test for this is fill the coolant tank to the top with the cap off. Start the engine. If the the coolant blows out of the tank, you have a head gasket leak.

May 31, 2010 | 1997 Cadillac DeVille

2 Answers

1997 DeVille: the car is overheating...


The most common overheating problem with the Northstar engine is a blocked purge line(small hose).The purge line is designed to purge air out of the cooling system.
There is a small diameter hose coming from near the top of the coolant tank (not the cap) ,this is the purge line.
With the engine idling,pull the purge line from the tank,if there is no coolant flow from this small hose,it is blocked and this will cause overheating.
If the hose is clear, check for blockage at the nipple on the tank.Or trace the hose back until you find the blockage.
The hose goes in to the engine to a crossover and comes out the other side close to the thermostat housing,the blockage may be there.

May 18, 2010 | 1997 Cadillac DeVille

1 Answer

Water blowing out the resivore and clod seal hose


Thermostat may be sticking closed somewhat and overheating. What is a ----cold seal hose??

Feb 15, 2010 | 1994 Cadillac Fleetwood

2 Answers

Why does my cadillac 1998 deville keep overheating?


Overheating can be numerous things: Fans not working, water pump, thermostat, overflow cap, and the list keeps going. When the engine is running and heats ups, feel the heat of the top hose, if the hose isn't hot, the thermostat is most likely stuck open and needs replaced. If it is hot we know you have circulation. The cap on the expansion tank may be defective, if it can't hold the pressure of the water, it will release at the overflow cap if the cap is bad. Also check the coolant level.

Jan 30, 2010 | 1997 Cadillac DeVille

1 Answer

I have a 97 cadillac sedan deville. I just


It sounds like they didn't get the cooling system filled completely, there's an air bubble. I had a problem with a 2000 Oldsmobile overheating, it turned out to be the aftermarket thermostat. I bought a stat from GM the problem went away.

Dec 12, 2009 | 1997 Cadillac DeVille

2 Answers

1997 cadillac deville overheating


Remove the cap from the coolant bottle and fill it all the way to the top. Then start the engine. Does the coolant shoot from the bottle?

Jun 26, 2009 | 1997 Cadillac DeVille

Not finding what you are looking for?
1997 Cadillac DeVille Logo

Related Topics:

368 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Cadillac Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

75797 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22114 Answers

Jeff Turcotte
Jeff Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8140 Answers

Are you a Cadillac Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...