2002 Nissan Altima Q&A
2002 Nissan Altima Question: Car overheating
Napa has a coolant test kit for about $50 that will test your coolant to see if there is exhaust gases in your coolant, Once this test is done you will know if you have a blown head gasket - hemicuda
Do the radiator fans cycle on/off as the car heats up? If the fans do not run the car will overheat. - spyder
Make sure you Check both the upper AND lower thermostats... took mine to an authorized nissan dealer and they didn't even know it had 2 thermostats - Visitor
My car has a blown head gasket, bad thermostat, bad radiator and it over heats. It's drivable but only short distances. like 30 mins. Im a college student with no money. What should I do?
The thermostat may become stuck closed, causing an overheating condition. Replacement of the thermostat will be required to correct this concern.
my radiator sprung a leak and the car overheated and just died. In the morning I tried starting it and it turns over but it sounds funny and won't start . There is no water in the oil though
I was running my car without coolant just filling it with water, but when i filled it with coolant till the top of the collant bottle, next day when i open and see teh coolant bottle it was till ha...