2000 Plymouth neon overheating

Asked by Sep 23, 2016 at 09:05 AM about the 2000 Dodge Neon 4 Dr ES Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

i have a question as well....i have 2000 plymouth
neon.....i have replaced the radiator, thermostat,
hoses, and fan....it always runs cool. about last
week it started overheating..when i turn the car off
it fills up the reservoir boiling over....when i take
the radiator cap off it is bone dry i keep adding
fluid but noticed today that when i take the cap off
it starts to leak fluid from the bottom near the
belts...it also leaks when i squeeze the radiator
hose to check pressure...also while driving it will
start to overheat and then it starts to go back down
like all of the sudden

2 Answers

94,755

Sounds like you water pump is no good. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F6yJFKFPM3g

1 out of 1 people think this is helpful.
21,025

Ditto on the water pump.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • what to do about a 2000 dodge neon overheating? 2 answers

    I have a 2000 dodge neon that is overheating. I have changed the thermostat, the water pump and timing belt, and radiator. I don't know what else to do. Any advise?

    2000 Dodge Neon 4 Dr ES Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2000 dodge neon backfiring 2 answers

    2000 dodge neon 144000. 9 months ago had replaced the radiator myself but had to stretch the lines to fit burped the system replaced coolant tank and replaced radiator cap, wasn't overheating anym...

    2000 Dodge Neon 4 Dr ES Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why my fan from my 2000 dodge neon dont work... 3 answers

    2000 Dodge Neon

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • my 1999 neon all of sudden is overheating what to check 1 answer

    overheated, stopped put water and antifreeze in makes a hissing sound

    1999 Dodge Neon

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Overheating 7 answers

    My 2002 Dodge Neon overheating I added water to it try to start it but it said fuse what does that mean ?

    2002 Dodge Neon 4 Dr R/T Sedan

    -

    General

Search Dodge Neon Questions

Dodge Neon Experts

#1 Justin Gilmore
Justin Gilmore
Reputation 1,220
#2 Matt Thibault
Matt Thibault
Reputation 890
#3 Scott Goodyear
Scott Goodyear
Reputation 790
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Honda Civic
669 Great Deals out of 77,405 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Mustang
362 Great Deals out of 44,353 listings starting at $1,000
Used Ford Focus
699 Great Deals out of 58,603 listings starting at $995
Used Chevrolet Camaro
282 Great Deals out of 38,308 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda Accord
812 Great Deals out of 81,598 listings starting at $899
Used Dodge Avenger
160 Great Deals out of 5,522 listings starting at $1,295
Used Chevrolet Cavalier
1,333 listings
Used Chevrolet Malibu
1,003 Great Deals out of 85,673 listings starting at $1,995
Used Toyota Corolla
871 Great Deals out of 74,381 listings starting at $1,500
Used Dodge Stratus
1,065 listings starting at $1,000

Used Cars For Sale