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1998 Buick Park Avenue Question: my car is running hotter

 

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Visitor, 3.8L V6, Canton, GA, July 20, 2011, 18:34

My car is running hotter than normal. After driving for about 20min it starts to heat up to 200-205. If I slow down or stop the car heats up to 205-210

pls respond to carlosamaro021470@yahoo.com

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    kleinbauer July 20, 2011, 19:03
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    Does it have enough Anti-freeze? Check that first, if thats not the problem then you may need a new temp. sensor somewhere. Not sure if your car has multiple sensors but you can take it to a mechanic and have them check it out.

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