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Will a crack radiator make your 2000 deville not start up.

I was wondering does the computer shut down, to protect the engine

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I have never heard of something such as a vehicle computer shutting down due to an overheating condition. If the engine is simply shutting down, you may be seeing a different problem. Most vehicle computers, even despite a fault somewhere, will try their best to "limp" the vehicle home.

I hope this helps to answer your question! :)

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