Overheating

Asked by Jun 24, 2016 at 09:36 AM about the 2001 Lincoln Town Car Signature

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

What's  causing  my 2001lincoln towncar  to
run hot only when I run A/C unit.... I have
replaced temperature sensor/switch but still  
doing it need help...

2 Answers

13,175

AC pump loads the engine, and causes the old cooling system to react by overheating. Check your entire cooling system out from water pump to radiator, to T-stat... and all hoses. you locate the weak components. Even without the AC ON, watch the closely the temperature is probably still to high. Regards

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Also, check for blocked air flow in front of the radiator. Leaves and stuff can accumulate in that area and block the flow of air.

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