I just replaced. A new radiator and it still getting hot would. Like to know what it is when i open the radiator. Cap i dont see the wster flow

Asked by May 20, 2016 at 12:41 AM about the 2000 Dodge Neon 4 Dr ES Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Need to purge the air out of the cooling system by leaving the radiator cap off while the engine is running until the thermostat opens, and the coolant starts to circulate. Keep adding coolant until full. While then engine is warming up coolant may come out of the radiator. This is the air purging out of the cooling system. Once the thermostat opens, the coolant level will drop. Add more coolant at this time.

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