Why is my car overheating?

Asked by Aug 03, 2015 at 03:31 PM about the 2001 Lincoln Continental 4 Dr STD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 01 lincoln continental,  just replaced
the alternator and now it's overheating!! The
fluids are full and the belt is on correctly.

3 Answers

26,185

well how hot?..fans still coming on?...check/change thermostate...

The gauge is going all the way to hot.. the fans are still coming on

Purge the cooling system...in this car are critical.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Why is my car overheating? 3 answers

    I have a 01 lincoln continental, just replaced the alternator and now it's overheating!! The fluids are full and the belt is on correctly.

    2001 Lincoln Continental 4 Dr STD Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Why is my Brakelight(Dashboard) on? 6 answers

    I just turned it on one day and this happens. Brakes work fine even when the light is on. Bled the brakes, light still on. I did mess up on bleeding the brakes, didn't do it in order

    1978 Lincoln Continental

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • why isn't my car moving ? 2 answers

    Pulled up to a stop sign,stepped on the gas and I got nothing. The car won't go forward or backward.There were no noises,no warning light,no vibration,no smells,no nothing,it's like someone turned o...

    1999 Lincoln Continental 4 Dr STD Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • why does my 2002 Lincoln Continental overheat 2 answers

    New radiator - new water pump - new thermostat - bottom hose stays cool - why does it keep overheating.

    2002 Lincoln Continental 4 Dr STD Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • my lincoln is not started 1 answer

    my keys is not started my car

    2001 Lincoln Continental 4 Dr STD Sedan

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Continental

Looking for a Used Continental in your area?

CarGurus has 4,727 nationwide Continental listings starting at $34,500.

ZIP:

Search Lincoln Continental Questions

Lincoln Continental Experts

#1 tennisshoes
tennisshoes
Reputation 350
#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 350
#3 COMETGUY61
COMETGUY61
Reputation 290
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Lincoln Town Car
40 Great Deals out of 1,804 listings starting at $1,495
Used Lincoln Navigator
90 Great Deals out of 5,608 listings starting at $1,900
Used Chevrolet Corvette
218 Great Deals out of 22,161 listings starting at $3,750
Used Mercedes-Benz S-Class
172 Great Deals out of 6,314 listings starting at $2,000
Used BMW 7 Series
160 Great Deals out of 6,103 listings starting at $2,740
Used Ford F-150
2,088 Great Deals out of 192,330 listings starting at $290
Used Ford Mustang
682 Great Deals out of 44,475 listings starting at $1,500
Used Chevrolet Camaro
373 Great Deals out of 31,227 listings starting at $2,500
Used Chevrolet Impala
545 Great Deals out of 35,509 listings starting at $899

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.