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2008 Mazda Tribute Question: My 2008 mazda is running hot just some of the time..water pump isn't leaking and

 

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rosedawson54, Sherman, TX, August 05, 2013, 08:25
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the thermostate isn't sticking

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    mrfordman August 05, 2013, 11:35
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    might check to see if cooling fans are operating. turn a/c on, see if fans operate. if do turn a/c off and run engine till starts getting warm see if fans kick on before it gets hot. if fans don't come on try tapping on fan motor. if still not working, take to shop have checked.

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13428 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper August 05, 2013, 11:39
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    poss blockage in radiator or cooling fan issue

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