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Can smell radiator fluid but does not run hot

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  • joshsspy May 03, 2010

    it is coming from the over flow. i just put in a new thermostat i hope that fixes it. the car thermostat runs between one quarter and a half. an the car shakes when stopped. but runs good on the highway

  • JunkfixerKid May 11, 2010

    are you having to refill the radiator frequently. if so you have have a radiator leak. but before you try to replace anything. simply check to make sure there is no antifreeze that may have spilled and is burning off.

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Check/replace radiator/coolant tank cap and you will probably be fine. Do not over fill.

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