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I have a 2006 ranger 4L 4x4. I was cruisin around and my temp gauge shoots up to hot. I pull over and it jumps right back down to normal running temp. I get home and find that there is no collant in my radiator. I fill it up and it runs fine for almost 1000kms. All of a sudden again, same thing happens. Can anyone help me out?

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4.0L engines are known for radiator leaks. look at the back side of the radiator for dried coolant. It will appear as a green or yellowish film on the radiator. if you don't see anything there top it off with water and let it sit and idle (A/C off) while you watch for it to start dripping. when water starts to drip on the ground open the hood and look for where the water coming from. Then you know what needs replaced.

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