2003 Toyota Echo Q&A

2003 Toyota Echo Question: over heats

I have a 03 Echo that over heats!Upper hose gets hot, lower hose stays cool! When car gets hot,coolant comes out overflow tank. Have replaced thermostat! Help? -
Answer 1
You may have air trapped in the cooling system or the radiator could be plugged. There is the possibility that the head gasket is leaking. Another possibility is a failed water pump, that the impeller is corroded away or has come loose on the shaft. If you want to find a Toyota specialist, here's our directory link for you: https://repairpal.com/directory?address=13206&car_brand_names=Toyota -
Comment 1
Thanks for the input! Turns out to be the head gasket! Thanks again -