i have 1995 saturn sl1. a week ago the belt broke so i replaced it.it started running hot w/water coming out reservoir like it wasnt circulating. took out thermostat and did not replace.no change!

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Asked by Jun 21, 2013 at 02:29 PM about the 1995 Saturn S-Series 4 Dr SL1 Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i also replaced waterpump and again,no change! i also replaced the reservoir cap.no change! so, a new belt,waterpump and reservoir cap but didnt replace thermostat.STILL OVERHEATING and WATER BACKING OUT OF TANK(like its not circulating). PLEASE HELP!!!

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Double check belt routing to in sure it was installed correctly.

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Here is something that might interest you. http://www.saturnfans.com/forums/showthread.php?t=174299

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Here is another one. I have read several different threads concerning this same issue. Most lean toward air in radiator and or blown head gasket. I don't care for fixa much but here it is anyway. http://www.fixya.com/cars/t3091978-1995_saturn_overheat_when_idling

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