Overheating

Asked by GuruTBSNF Feb 24, 2019 at 12:47 PM about the 2000 Saturn L-Series

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 2000Saturn L Series,overheats when
going down rd.replaced thermostat,flushed
the cooling system,won't overheat sitting
still

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That certainly sounds like you have a partially clogged radiator. Idling doesn't produce much engine heat but driving requires more cooling. You can use an infrared thermometer to check for cool spots in the radiator coils.

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