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Hav changed water pump 2 yrs. ago,just changed water outlet because of leak,annd changed therm. temp still gets hot...no water in oil... what could this be?

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Carefully feel the radiator directly after shutting the engine off it should be hot at the top and get generally a little cooler as you go down from side to side with no cold spots, if there is a cold spot the radiator is plugged and needs to be cleaned or replaced. Do you have a fan shroud? Check your thermostatic clutch on the fan blade does it wobble? Any of these can cause overheating. Hope this helps.

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