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There is a cluster of hoses off of the top radiator hose

This clster goes into the side of the block it sound as though it is a vacume leak after running the caR temp on the enginewith dial thermometer read 190 temp inside the resivor read 215 water was boiling out the resivor the fans was not coming on the light wasnt on but yet i could tell it was overheating. have to add coolant ever so often any suggestions

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Sounds like air is in the system, probally because it's overheating. Check the water pump. The impellor is plastic and breaks causing 0 circulation.

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