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My son took his car to Ramona tire shop because his 2006 mustang was overheating thay said the problem is this

For 1400.00 we can fix it so they put a water pump in new thermostat changed all the hoses a pressure tested it now job is done and paid for and the car is still overheating and loosing fluid took it back they said they fixed it drove home and the same thing happened took it back ok they pressure tested it and changed the ressavore cap they its fixed that was yesterday today same problem took it back they pressure tested agin now they say its the motor both gaskets and it will cost 2500 what should he do they offerd to pay for some of the labor to fix it don't forget less then a week ago he paid them 1300 rhat they said was wromg with what would you do we need help help

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They are not qualified to repair a wheel barrow
your son is wasting his money and time dealing with them
the first test for overheating is a compression test to check for head gasket or cracked head/s
water pumps do not cause over heating as they are only water circulators
thermostats often do and if not installed correctly will still cause a problem
find yourself an accredited service center with experience on your make of vehicle and get a proper diagnosis and quote

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