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Old June 5th, 2017
Scheimy97 Scheimy97 is offline
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1997 Oldsmobile aurora overheating problem

Hi all,
I have a 1997 Oldsmobile aurora, and have a problem with it over heating. First thing I checked was head gaskets, but there is no signs that it is blown. I've replaced the water pump, thermostat, and radiator, but it is still overheating any suggestions on what I should do?
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Old June 6th, 2017
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Just throwing out a couple of generic things; have you checked the coolant for exhaust gases (kit sold at auto stores) and is there any possibility that the water pump is a reverse flow (and pumping backwards). An air bubble trapped can sometimes cause a overheat condition but this usually clears after running the engine a couple cycles.
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Old July 5th, 2017
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I agree with C&C. Did you manage to bring it to a mechanic already?
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