Poor output from the heater and/or engine overheating can be caused by air left in the cooling system after the cooling system has been serviced. Our technicians tell us the proper coolant fill procedure should be used to prevent this problem from occurring.
Poor Heat Output and/or Engine Overheating on Dodge Intrepid
Average mileage: 113,400 (12,900–164,767)
26 people reported this problem
6 people shared problem details
1996 Dodge IntrepidVisitor
car overheats after driving about 2 miles
2000 Dodge IntrepidVisitor
car overheat replaced thermostat water boils
heater only got hot when in drive, with car off just opened radiator cap (bled air out of radiator I guess) then worked
2003 Dodge Intrepid156,000Visitor
ran hot while idling, add coolant, had system bleed
2002 Dodge IntrepidVisitor
I got the car in February. Ran beautiful. I started getting water on my floor board, change it heater core, & radiator. it will crank up and go every time, however 10-15 minutes later it run hot, I let it cool down & it goes again. the fans are not working as well
1994 Dodge IntrepidVisitor
my car overheats had water pump put in in august and its still overheats was just driving not even a mile overheated so bad that the overflow busted and was told might need a fan sensor.i hope this problem can be solved
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