2003 PT Cruiser overheating

Asked by Jul 27, 2016 at 10:14 PM about the 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser Limited

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I own a 2003 PT Cruiser LTD. I've changed the thermostat, replaced the temperature sensor,
flushed it, refilled it and yet it continues to overheat about every 10 miles. What am I missing
here?

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Cooling fans operating properly? Dirt and debris blocking the radiator air flow? Internally restricted radiator? Cooling hoses collapsing while driving? The dreaded blown Headgasket. HTH

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