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98 Camero overheats when driving slow or stop, ok

98 Camero overheats when driving slow or stop, ok when driving hwy speeds.

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You need to get the cooling fan checked,it may need a temperature sensor,fan relay or the fan motor may be burnt out.You can check the fan by running your own power and ground to the plug that comes out of the fan motor,unplug it and put the ground to the black wire and positive power to the other one,if it works then the next step would be to check the fan relay.The most common problem if the fan doesn't work but can be made to work with jumper wires is the temperature sensor,you can check it by unplugging it and jumping the wires in the plug.If the rad fans work then you are down to either the water pump or a plugged radiator,a rad shop should be able to narrow it down for you.

Posted on Jul 14, 2010

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Check the coolant fans, they may not be working properly. it is air cooled when on highway. but stop and go there is nothing to cool it down but the fans. make sure coolant is ok.

Posted on Jul 14, 2010

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