Asked by BILLZURAW Jan 16, 2014 at 12:32 PM about the 2008 Kia Sportage

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your thermostat is ganky and stuck open...change the coolant with the lower- temp stuff and get a NEW 195 degree thermostat...should remain closed until operating temps occur.....then will open up to the you fresh near-boiling hot coolant through the loop~ remember coolant is buggered up making the failure...change that......(seasonally s'posta)~

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