Car getting hot

Asked by Mar 27, 2016 at 02:33 PM about the 2005 Pontiac Grand Prix GT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car was using antifreeze, but no leaks that I seen.
Now it gets hot occasionally so I don't go far.well
it's stalled now b/c it's wants to get hot, there's not
any heat at all.if u put antifreeze in it comes right
back out onto the ground? Could it be my heater
core or water pump or thermostat?

2 Answers

77,845

Sounds more like a blown head gasket or cracked cylinder head. Compression gasses are getting forced into the cooling system blowing the coolant right back out. HTH

3,495

The plastic elbows in the heater hose have probably blown. It's a cheap fix. Hopefully you haven't overheated the engine too much.

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