I have a 2010 Ford Ranger the heat is extremely hot and I smell radiator fluid

Asked by Dec 25, 2014 at 04:14 PM about the 2010 Ford Ranger XL

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When you think it's safe enough you need to open the hood and look around for leaks, like at the radiator, hoses, and water pump. If you don't see any leaks, then you possibly have a bad thermostat.

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