car overheating

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Asked by May 10, 2008 at 06:06 AM about the 1986 Volkswagen Cabriolet

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

car overheats afer limited use when the outside temp is above 70 degees. runs fine in early am and when cool in evening. removed thermostst, think pump may not be functioning appropriately.

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Try a new radiator cap and a pressure test of the cooling system to check for internal leaks.

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