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2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Question: My car is still showing hot coolant temp even though i have replaced water pump

 

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sarahann2u, Fredericksburg, VA, February 20, 2014, 16:18
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i also replaced thermostat and heater hose. They say the water isnt circulating through radiator to come out on the heater hose side. I also have no heat.

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    asksteevies February 20, 2014, 17:52
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    Dude ,bad water pump ,pull hoses off heater core while running should flow like crazy , I think plugged passages or bad impeller in water pump..
    Or the belt routing is spinning wp wrong way.

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    globalhelper February 21, 2014, 06:26
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    or plugged radiator.you may want to seek help my friend.diyou put thermostat in the correct way?

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    sarahann2u, February 21, 2014, 12:08
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    put water pump and thermostat on and it still does it. i think its a plugged radiator. they are looking at it now.

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