Why is my Chevy S10 overheating even though I have coolant in it?

Asked by Feb 08, 2015 at 06:15 PM about the 2001 Chevrolet S-10 2 Dr STD Standard Cab LB

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790

bad thermostat or a blown head gasket could even be a bad temp sensor

10

Or the coolant could be broken down and not protecting the the negative 30 to 34 its supposed to be

72,515

Does it overheat at idle/slow speeds? Airflow problem. Or while driving? Coolant low or poor coolant circulation. HTH. -Jim

10

No no coolant problems not over heating just rpms sputering and dying at idle

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