Car overheating

Asked by Mar 27, 2016 at 02:19 PM about the 1998 Chevrolet Lumina Sedan FWD

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 1998 Chevy Lumina and it continues to
overheat, when I come to a stop at a stoplight the
temperature rises..

2 Answers

5

Replace thermostat first,see what happens

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Sounds more like a cooling fan inoperative, make sue the cooling system is full cold, you will need to have the cooling fan circuit checked out. Or you could rewire it to run when you turn on the ignition key, or direct to the battery, that makes it hard on fan motors but it can get you by until you can get it to a shop.

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