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Van engine overheating...hole in radiator. Replaced radiator. Engine still getting hotter than usual (gauge 3/4 over towards hot). Could it be the thermostat? Any suggestions appreciated.

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Yes, it could be thermostat. That would be an inexpensive DIY repair that might solve the problem.

Please see my tip at http://www.fixya.com/cars/r5929960-s_thermostat . These are generic instructions. If you get stuck or need specific instructions for your car, please get back to me with model, year and engine info.

Posted on Oct 06, 2010

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