i have a 2004 pt cruiser its overheating and the heat doesnt get hot just replaeced the water pump new timing belt new thermostat and new radiator cap.. its till doing same thing i need someones help

Asked by Jan 29, 2016 at 01:59 PM about the 2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

overheating and heat not working..

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Did you visually check for coolant circulation through the radiator? Any way you can bleed air from cooling system, if air in system? How hot does the engine get in degrees F? Does the radiator fan run?

yes fan works and it circulates fine... engine gets all the way to red.. but it doesn't overheat if it's sitting in idle or park just when driving

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You may have to check for combustion gases in the coolant, that may point to a head gasket issue? So if the heat isn't working, can you check for circulation through the heater core?

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