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2001 chevey cavaliet gets hot after a few miles, there is a lot of steam but the only place water seems to come from is the overflow tube. what could this be?

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Try replacing the radiator cap. It may be weak. also, with the cap off, make sure the radiator is full, then let the engine run. If you keep filling it, it should eventually stop bubbling. If it continues to bubble long after the coolant is flowing in thje radiator, you may have a blown head gasket.

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.

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