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2005 GMC Canyon Question: my cayon will over heat when it is not running.

 

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tony38, 3.5L 5 Cylinder, Hiawatha, IA, August 26, 2012, 08:05
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I will drive and the temp gage will be normal, then when i shut it off and come back in a few minutes the gage will read hot

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    pushrod August 26, 2012, 14:12
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    DORS IT READ COOLER AFTER STARTED?

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    tony38, August 26, 2012, 14:23
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    the temp goes down after a few minutes when started

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    pushrod, August 26, 2012, 16:55
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    When you say it reads hot what is hot? Hand pegged out or 3/4
    or what are the numbers? Normal for temp.to increase after
    heat soak but not HOT.

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    tony38, August 26, 2012, 17:17
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    About 3/4 when I turn on key

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    pushrod, August 26, 2012, 17:57
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    NOT A PROBLEM!

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    tony38, August 26, 2012, 18:01
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    Thank you for you help

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    pushrod, August 26, 2012, 19:01
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    U WELCOM.

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