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Overheating with thermostat out..never did before

Old 07-30-2018, 04:12 AM
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Overheating with thermostat out..never did before

Car was running hot at idle..would go down while driving..mechanic took out thermostat..and now cannot drive car..overheats within 5 minutes..what could be the issue..
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Old 08-01-2018, 03:34 AM
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This one is a very simple problem. Install a working thermostat. And find a real mechanic that understands the basic stuff. I don't have time to write up the why of the problem, breifly with out a regulator and depending on the ambient temp that the radiator see's and coolant flow is the why.
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