I have a dodge intrepid es 1999 3.5 L engine and it is running hot but the only thing i can see is my jug where i keep the coolant keeps boiling

Asked by Sep 15, 2016 at 01:11 PM about the 1999 Dodge Intrepid 4 Dr ES Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Coolant jug keeps getting hot and hot and cool gage keeps going up

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You might have a stuck thermostat. Replace it ASAP or you'll be buying a new head gasket.

Was it the thermostat?

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