1999 Oldsmobile Cutlass Q&A
1999 Oldsmobile Cutlass Question: Car overheating and heat not working
I got my car a year ago and as soon as I got it I found out the lower intake gasket was bad and I had it replaced. Recently after having it fixed my car started blowing steam from the right side and overheating. The heat stopped working and only blows cold air. We replaced the water pump, but the problem has persisted. I thought it could be the thermostat. I am at a loss for ideas.. Any suggestions please? - ALBynane
You might have to drain down the system, add about a gal,run engine while adding the rest. these new systems AIR LOCK real easy, run heater on high. Chryslers have a air bleed at the thermostat housing, crack it open a tad while it's warming up to see if there is air. CAUTION watch your face.use a box end 6 point wrench cause it might be froze - techy
My car constantly needs coolant...I could have just put some in 5 minutes ago and 1-2 minutes the light to add more coolant will come on. Something may be wrong with my thermostat, because on rare...