Why is my car over heating unless I run the a/c?

Asked by Jul 14, 2016 at 02:09 AM about the 2002 Chevrolet Malibu LS

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Sounds like the cooling fan is not coming on unless the A.C is on. Most likely cause coolent temperature sensor needs to be replaced.

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