Over Heating

Why is my Car Overheating?
By January 27, 2014 7 Comments Read More →

Why is my Car Overheating?

Hey my car has been overheating and my electric fan in my car wasn’t turning on then my mechanic fixed it yesterday but the day after it overheated again.  I also had my thermostat taken out of my car.  What is the cause of overheating? Another issue is when I brake my car shakes I […]

Overheating Car – What To Do
By November 7, 2013 2 Comments Read More →

Overheating Car – What To Do

Help! My car is overheating and I don’t know what to do about it. I have to add coolant to the plastic overflow bottle regularly and the temp gauges starts to climb up so I know I have to add more coolant. Yep, I hear this all day long. First thing I do in my […]

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Car Overheats Sitting In Traffic
By November 7, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Car Overheats Sitting In Traffic

My car temp gauge starts to go up to the overheating area when I sit in traffic for a while or stuck at a long stop light. When I start to move again it seems to go back down to the normal range. What can be causing this to happen?   Great question. First thing […]

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Car Overheating – What Can it Be?
By October 11, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Car Overheating – What Can it Be?

Hello Austin. I have a Honda Civic and is has been overheating a few time I Have taken it to a few different mechanics and replaced the radiator, all the hoses and also the thermostat. So why does it continue to over heat??? Any ideas I checked the coolant levels, leaks etc.. and nothing? please […]

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Engine Overheating and White Smoke Out Tailpipe
By September 24, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Engine Overheating and White Smoke Out Tailpipe

Hi One day I turned on the heat in my car and it has over heated since then I have gotten the water pump changed and the thermostat it still over heats we have done a rad flush and everything my oil is perfect but I’m blowing white smoke out the tail pipe and burning […]

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Car Overheated Now Won’t Start
By September 24, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Car Overheated Now Won’t Start

This morning the temp gauge said my car was hot so she checked the water and there was none. so after work she drove to the nearest water supply and filled it. She started to drive and it started to buck and jerk and would not go when she pressed on the gas. The temp […]

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My Car is Overheating in Traffic

My Car is Overheating in Traffic

I had a coolant leak which was determined to be the water pump. I drove the car for a couple months just making sure to add coolant every few days not a bad leak and I had the water pump and thermostat replaced. However the car is now suddenly overheating. Mostly when stopped, low speeds […]

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Car Overheats While in Traffic

Car Overheats While in Traffic

Hi Austin, I just watched your video! I live in NW Houston and I’m having the car heat up after I’ve been driving it for half an hour and I need to stop or drive very slow in traffic. The fans seem to be working and one was just replace two days ago, so I […]

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My Car Overheats Sometimes

My Car Overheats Sometimes

My Honda Accord with about 260,000 miles starts overheating last summer while idled at lights or long periods. Can hear at least one fan kick on and brings it back down to normal temperature. I see what looks like a smaller coolant puddle on ground possibly under water pump area. I’ve used bars head gasket […]

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Car Overheating

Reader Question My car is overheating, what causes this to happen? Ruth   Hi There Ruth To properly diagnose your overheating complaint we need rule out a few basic things. First: Is there enough coolant/antifreeze in the radiator? Don’t just look inside the plastic overflow bottle, but remove the radiator cap (when the engine is […]

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