car overheated within minutes of starting, now won't start even with a jump on 1999 Chrysler 300M

drove less than a block when overheating was detected, let it sit for about 30 minutes & it started right up, the engine sputtered and quit, within 10 seconds the battery was completely dead, will not start now even aided by a jump

by in Stokesdale, NC on January 21, 2013
2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by on January 21, 2013
tow to shop and get diag could be several things
COMMENT by on January 21, 2013
Thank you, I've spoken to several Chrysler techs., they all say its the engine, but I plan to have it towed to have it looked at
ANSWER by on January 21, 2013
if it was overheating it could be a stuck t stat or a head gasket problem I would have the cooling system pressure tested and go from there