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

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

by in Hiawatha, IA on August 26, 2012
1 answer 6 comments
ANSWER by on August 26, 2012
DORS IT READ COOLER AFTER STARTED?
COMMENT by on August 26, 2012
the temp goes down after a few minutes when started
COMMENT by on August 26, 2012
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.
COMMENT by on August 26, 2012
About 3/4 when I turn on key
COMMENT by on August 26, 2012
NOT A PROBLEM!
COMMENT by on August 26, 2012
Thank you for you help
COMMENT by on August 26, 2012
U WELCOM.