replaced thermostat, radiator, and waterpump still overheats why

Asked by Dec 08, 2014 at 10:19 PM about the 2005 Chevrolet Cavalier Sedan FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Replaced all the above blows cold air doesnt have oil or fluids out of place and doesnt blow white smoke still has
good compression so what else could it b

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Radiator cap?

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Ytlas,is right,the only other thing,would be if you used some block or radiator sealer,in the engine before you repaired all you did,this stuff will clog the water port,s in the head,and not let the water circulate right.

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Remove radiator cap,crank car,give it a few minute,s for the thermostat to open ,and see if water is circulating in the radiator,if not circulating good.

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