Ram 3500

Asked by Feb 26, 2017 at 11:20 AM about the 2011 Ram 3500 Laramie Crew Cab 8 ft. Bed DRW

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

My truck is still over heating after I was told my egr
cooler was out so I changed it nd my water pump
and thermostat and flushed radiator and it heats
up fairly fast!faster than b4!!the temperature use 2
fluctuate up and dwn but since I changed all that it
got worse in a hurry

5 Answers

79,135

You probably did not purge the cooling system. Check this out on how to purge the cooling system..... www.youtube.com/watch?v=xeTgmdRkQtY

By purge if you mean bleed all the air out I did open the bleeder valve ran it out til I had a steady flow and then closed it back up and filled to top and did 1 mor time

79,135

Yea but you have to run the vehicle to get it all out and circulated threw the heater core. Heat needs to be set on hot on the climate control. Watch the video.

What steps do I follow to find out if I have blown head gasket

79,135

It should show up with a cylinder compression test. White smoke coming out the exhaust, oil level rising in the engine, engine overheating are some other signs of a blown head gasket.

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