Question about 1995 Dodge Intrepid
After changing radiator,waterpump,timingbelt,hoses,rad.cap,and thermostat the car still overheats.what should i look for next.
I have had trhis problem for months. Replaced everything and just found out it was air in the system. I purchased a tool take sucks all the fluids out of the cooling system into a bucket along with any air. Once the all the air is sucked out you reverse the the flow and it sucks the coolent back into the reserve and it works great after that. Has not over heated for weeks.
Posted on Sep 09, 2008
I currently am having the same issue. I have traced the issue back to the fans. The fans would not kick on so i let it run to almost overheating temperature, and checked the fans.... nothing was working. I slammed the hood to test a wild hair idea that one of the wires or the fans wasnt getting power. When i slammed the hood, The fans kicked on and the temp. dropped. So now its on to wire chasing.
Posted on Oct 25, 2008
There are coolant sensors on the top near the thermostat housing. Check it with a volt meter. Or just buy an new one their not that expensive. Good luck.
Posted on Jan 04, 2009
You may have a blown head gasket, but by far the easiest and most common problem is air in the system...if you look at the top of your thermostat housing you'll see an air fitting, with the engine warm (I prefer it running) simply loosen up that little breather and the air will escape. When water starts coming out at a steady stream, shut it. You may have to do it a few times to get all the air out, but it's worth it in the long run. If you've overheated the engine too much or too many times, you may have a faulty head or head gasket, which is an expensive repair. Try the air release first....
Posted on Dec 02, 2008
Your water hose is kenked
Posted on Sep 09, 2008
Make sure fans are working
Posted on Jul 30, 2008
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Oct 04, 2014 | Dodge Ram 1500 Cars & Trucks
Apr 27, 2014 | 2004 Dodge Ram 1500
Nov 10, 2010 | 1997 Dodge Intrepid
Oct 23, 2010 | 1997 Dodge Intrepid
Dec 30, 2009 | 2001 Dodge Intrepid
Dec 20, 2009 | 1997 Chrysler Cirrus
Aug 23, 2009 | Dodge Intrepid Cars & Trucks
Jun 30, 2009 | 1995 Isuzu Trooper
Feb 16, 2009 | 1994 Dodge Caravan
Sep 19, 2015 | 1995 Dodge Intrepid
1,048 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: