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I have a 2002 dodge stratus witha3.0 v6 i have replaced the thermostate but the temp gauge is still high what else can be the problem

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Make sure your fan is turning on (sensor )check your coolant level

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  • automovtie20 Oct 11, 2010

    i have heard the fan kick on and i know the coolant level is at the max cause when i did the thermasta i filled the collant

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