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Dashboard lights blinking. One looks like the water level but the temperature gauge is not going up.

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Check for low coolant level in plastic overflow resorvoir.There is a float inside which activates this blinking indicator.Do this when vehicle is cool ...contents under pressure

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If you are out of coolant, the level light is going to flash and the temp light is NOT going to rise until you are overheating and are likely to crack a head. Add coolant and watch for leaks before, during, and after running. Also look at the exhaust -Blue or White steam in the exhaust is indicative of a head gasket or head failure.

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