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Will my 91 geo prizm make it to Seattle WA from LA, CAlifornia? It's 235000 miles with a new transmission and alternator. Sometimes when it's in idle for a while or in traffic my heat gage goes up but when I begin to drive at faster speeds it goes back down, will my car be ok and not over heat?

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Sounds like you need to replace the thermostat sounds like its letting car overheat and it will then be ok to travel top off antifreese

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