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Overheating already changed thermastat flushed and refilled wit dexcool the car tends to over heat when in stop and go traffic but when i'm cruising with no traffic the seems to cooldown so i believe the fan is not working,,,,, how do i change fan belt moter is this my problem

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Yes, sounds like fan problem, but first troubleshoot. After warm up, open hood and watch fan with engine running. If fan isn't coming on, first check fuse/relay. If good, then check for voltage at fan with tester to make sure wiring is good. If all good, fan is probably bad, but you can hook it straight to battery to make sure it doesn't work. If you need more help, let us know.

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It could be but them cars are bad for head gaskets blowing. with the car running turn on ac and take a hammer and hit the fan lightly if it starts working you need a new fan motor

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