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Overheating car started overheating today the air was running and all of a sudden it got hot and my computer went off to show me it was running hot..so i pulled over and let it cool and i had enough antifreeze in it..what else could it be

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  • Anonymous Jul 29, 2008

    car started overheating today the air was running and all of a sudden
    it got hot and my computer went off to show me it was running hot..so i
    pulled over and let it cool and i had enough antifreeze in it..what
    else could it be

  • tim2000 Sep 17, 2008

    Have an A6 4.2 Its over heating to yhe max,Replaced bad electric fan motor frist it was not working,Then it over heated again. As I drove it it got hot again and realize fan not on so I wired fan right to battery to get home,Overheat again. no leaks any where,water pump apears to pump into reservoir. Any Ideas.

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If you dont loose any water then definatly waterpump or thermostat.

My waterpump also apeared to be working but not the way it should. Its a big job so replace both of them anyway!

To check the thermostat let the car idle from cold once your water temp reaches 80 hold your hand on the bottom pipe exiting the radiator you will clearly feel a change of temp on this pipe when the thermostat opens and all the hot water run thru it. The thermostat opens on 93'C.

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Could be a leak or crack in a radiator hose
could be water pump not working good or leaking
could be radiator leaking
could be thermostat half blocked

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