06 chevy malibu 3.5litre was leaking coolant replaced water pump and thermostat no leaks but now running hot could be i got bad pump from store?

Asked by May 31, 2014 at 07:53 PM about the 2006 Chevrolet Malibu LT

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

hoses seem fine.any help appreciated Thanks.

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Possible. But are you sure you got all the air out of the system? An air pocket will cause this too.

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