over heating

Asked by Mar 18, 2016 at 03:06 PM about the 2000 BMW 3 Series 328i

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

A week ago my car ran hot. Now it wont start.what
did i do when it ran hot .

4 Answers

1,345

when it ran hot you obviously didn't stop and you may have a headgasket malfunction on your motor, take it to your local shop and the technician there should be able to fix it for you for about $550

1,275

You're probably losing compression because the head was warped from the heat. Could be as simple as a head gasket, or as complicated as a new head. You should always pull over and turn off the engine if your car is overheating. Never overheat your car.

1,345

when there are signs of overheating, turn the heater to max and blower to max this will help cool the engine

1,275

That is a good thing to do, but you should still pull over at your earliest opportunity.

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