2001 Chevy silverado overheating

Asked by Feb 13, 2016 at 01:24 PM about the Chevrolet C/K 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Took thermostat out n still overheating.

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Is radiator fan coming on ? If so could be a clogged radiator or clogged passages in the cooling system in the engine. You can try a good cooling system flush like Prestone Super Flush. Depending on how clogged the radiator is it may need to be replaced.

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