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2005 Kia Sedona Question: over heating

 

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Visitor, 3.5L V6, Lafayette, IN, April 15, 2011, 08:43

I have had thr theromstat and hoses replaced, when setting at a red light the temp. gage will show running hot until I start to move,it only happens when the radiator fan turns on.

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    overbys from Overbys Inc, April 15, 2011, 11:44
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    when your car moves, you have plenty of air to cool down the radiator. when you stop, the radiator fan is all that
    keeps the engine from overheating. you need to have the fan
    operation checked ASAP---if the engine overheats badly, you
    can cook your engine.

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