why does my Chevy s_10 truck overheat

Asked by Aug 03, 2012 at 08:24 PM about the 1996 Chevrolet Cavalier

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Changed the timing chain, new water pump, new rad, complete head job and gaskets, new theostate

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Is your exhaust system damaged? That might cause it to overheat. HTH. -Jim

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You could also check the engine coolant temp sensor

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Fan electric or mechanical? Does it do it while driving or sitting still?

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