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2002 Ford Windstar Question: I start my windstar and let it warm up now that it is winter it warms up and

 

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DAVID4122, 3.8L V6, South Bend, IN, December 29, 2012, 08:10
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I drive about a mile warm and stop at stop light it starts to cool off then I drive another mile or so and it get warm again the dash says temp says the temp is good do I have a sticky thermostat or bad water pump it don't overheat and no dripping under the vehicle ?

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    Tomiko December 29, 2012, 11:36
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    maybe the fan might not be working

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    DAVID4122, December 29, 2012, 12:03
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    no my fan works I just drove it about ten miles with heater on high it gets hot the vehicle don't over heat but when i am at an idle it starts cooling down i put my foot on the acellerator it starts getting warm again

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    pushrod, December 30, 2012, 18:49
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    FULL of coolant? Even in the plastic tank!

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