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2000 Mitsubishi Galant Question: why am i still overheating?

 

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tpug1205, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Wilmington, DE, March 30, 2013, 13:18
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replaced radiator,cylinder head, hoses,thermostat,sensor,timing belt, water pump. antifreeze temp was reading 248 degree f, but the temp guage is redlined.what can it be?

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    ziptie12 March 30, 2013, 19:10
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    Is that 248F with a scanner or infra-red thermometer? Are the rad. cooling fans coming on at about 215F?

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    tpug1205, March 31, 2013, 10:41
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    the temp was tacken with scanner the fans are running but still hot

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    ziptie12, March 31, 2013, 16:47
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    Do they stay running constantly or are they cycling on and off?

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