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1992 Toyota Camry Question: my 1992 camry 3.o was heating up in traffic if i took rpm up it would go back do

 

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shumaker13, 3.0L V6, Whittier, CA, October 03, 2012, 22:17
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i replaced caps and thermostat it boils through the overflow tank i even took out thermostat and still does this please help

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    pushrod October 04, 2012, 04:10
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    MISTAKE TO TAKE OUT STAT. WATER DOESEN'T STAY IN RAD. LONG ENOUGH TO BE COOLED!
    ARE THE RAD. COOLING FANS WORKING? BEST BET IS TO GET YOUR MECHANIC TO CHECK THIS
    OUT BEFOR ENGINE DAMAGED! IF NOT ALREADY SO.

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    shumaker13, October 04, 2012, 04:16
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    i was just seeing if it would flow through put in a new water pump in morn hope it works

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    pushrod, October 04, 2012, 04:25
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    ME TOO, GOOD LUCK!!
    ALSO MAY WANT TO GET A COMBUSTION LEAK TEST PERFORMED BEFOR INSTALLIND PUMP.
    MIGHT SAVE TIME WITH THAT JOB. EITHER WAY I HOPE IT PASSES THE TEST. BECAUSE IF IT
    DOESENT THEN, WELL THAT IS A LOT MORE WORK.
    AGAIN GOOD LUCK.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12262 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper October 04, 2012, 06:22
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    ck fluid level then fan operation then rad blockage

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