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Unread 07-07-2013, 07:19 PM   #1
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01 WJ 4.0 overheating problem!

Sooooo here's the scoop. My jeep doesn't overheat while running, it only does when I shut it off then turn it back on within 5-10 minutes. I've placed my fan relay and it does kick on right around 210, but when my engine is off the fan stops regardless of the temperature. I feel like the fan should stay on for 5ish minutes after shuttin off since engines get hotter before they cool back down? Also the radiator has been flushed and a new thermostat has also been installed.
Any suggestions or help would be greatly appreciated!

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Unread 07-07-2013, 07:54 PM   #2
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how hot does it get?
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Unread 07-07-2013, 07:54 PM   #3
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did you replace the one under the passenger head light that on goes out all the time, also check water pump and thermostat
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