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Unread 03-05-2013, 12:38 PM   #1
ChandlerH205
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1995 wrangler YJ problem

It keeps running hot we've tried nearly everything.
Replaced the radiator, replaced the coolant hose, cleaned the coolant jug, replaced the thermostat.
HELP!!!

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Unread 03-05-2013, 03:56 PM   #2
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What about the water pump, if its not circulating the fluid none of that other stuff is going to do its job either. Usually if ur overheating the water pump is ur culprit. Have u changed it as well?
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Unread 03-05-2013, 06:55 PM   #3
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How hot does it get and when does it get hot?
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Unread 03-05-2013, 07:27 PM   #4
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Que89YJ
How hot does it get and when does it get hot?
To add to this...are your signs of overheating steam, overflow bottle filling up??? Or are you just going by the gauge??
Gauge or sensor could be bad?
Have you checked it with a thermometer or with a digital temp sensor?
Just throwing it out there
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Unread 03-05-2013, 07:31 PM   #5
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My gauge reads just below the red when it's actually warmed up and the true temp is a normal 210. Had to put a wired temp gauge behind the thermostat to figure it out. Like others said, do you have any actual signs of it over heating, besides the gauge?
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Unread 03-05-2013, 07:35 PM   #6
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We are gonna try the water pump y'all I appreciate it ill let y'all know if it doesn't work.
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Unread 03-05-2013, 07:56 PM   #7
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Could be the fan clutch. Hard to say without any actual info, good luck.
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Unread 03-05-2013, 09:34 PM   #8
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Stop replacing parts and wasting your time & money.
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Unread 03-28-2013, 08:28 AM   #9
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We fixed it Thank guys!!
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Unread 03-28-2013, 08:35 AM   #10
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What turned out to be the problem?
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Unread 03-28-2013, 08:45 AM   #11
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Well, after replacing the water pump, thermostat, radiator, hoses and coolant jug..
It was an air bubble lol.
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Unread 03-28-2013, 08:48 AM   #12
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The flush kits make it real easy to get the air out. Glad you got it going!
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Unread 03-28-2013, 08:51 AM   #13
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Thanks again y'all
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