over heating on 2005 Kia Sedona

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.

by in Lafayette, IN on April 15, 2011
1 answer
ANSWER by , April 15, 2011
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.