Why is my 2002 Arc 9-5 3 liter car overheating? Can anyone help?

Asked by Jun 03, 2012 at 07:13 PM about the 2002 Saab 9-5 Arc 3.0T Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

When I start my Car up it overheats after 20 minutes Is my heads leaking are is it the water pump/  There is no steam around the heads?  help  A;sp dp O meed tp wprru abpit S;idge

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Are you cooling fans running? Is your coolant level correct? If so you might have a stuck thermostat, or other cooling issue. If the heads were leaking you would see white smoke out your exhaust, or coolant in your oil,(it would look like a chocolate mikshake). Is your coolant level correct? Get it checked sooner than later, you don't want to cause major damage to your engine.

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