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2003 Toyota Camry Question: overheating

 

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Visitor, Jamaica, NY, September 28, 2010, 08:50

When my car is in traffic jam it overheats, It does not overheat when i drive on the freeway. Have cleaned the radiator fins. I have not changed the thermostat or the radiator cap. Could the top gasket be weak or blown.

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    September 28, 2010, 13:06
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    First thing to do is have a shop pressure test the system to make sure the cooling system can hold pressure and you can locate a shop near you here http://repairpal.com/directory?address=11435&car_brand_names=Toyota

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    DANIELLE BRAKE AND AUTO from Brake and Auto & Transmission Specialist, September 29, 2010, 11:19
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    number 1 you need to find out and see when is overheating that the fans are on if not this is your problem.

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