I bought one 2wks ago n it caught on fire under hood,wat caused this to happen? on 1999 Pontiac Grand Am

It wasn't running hot or nething temp gauge stayed 200 n 202 n leak marks on carport or didn't notice ne under hood

by in East Prairie, MO on March 04, 2014
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ANSWER by , March 04, 2014
need more info but maybe it was electrical??? did you notice any funny smells or puffs of thick white smoke bfor it ignited?
COMMENT by , March 04, 2014
Yes sir it smelt like it was over heating but gauge was still at 202 so I pulled Over n turned the engine off n smoke started coming tru the vents inside the car n then flames came frm the hood. N wud u happen to know of ne recalls on it?