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What do i do if my car is still overheating and all fluids are at the recommended levels, and no leaks or holes are apparent? And the heat seems to have stopped working.

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  • John Doe Mar 15, 2011

    Did you check the thermostat?



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There are a few things that can cause these symptoms. Does the electric radiator fan come on? Does the car still overheat with the fan on? Did you do some kind of work to the cooling system and possibly were not able to bleed all air out? The thermostat could be stuck closed although the heater would still work. I suspect a bad cylinder head gasket.

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