Car Questions
RepairPal is your advocate for car care advice and guidance

My cayon will over heat when it is not running.

(2005 GMC Canyon)
in Hiawatha, IA on August 26, 2012
I will drive and the temp gage will be normal, then when i shut it off and come back in a few minutes the gage will read hot
Displaying 1 answers & 6 comments
Popular Answer
on August 26, 2012
on August 26, 2012
the temp goes down after a few minutes when started
on August 26, 2012
When you say it reads hot what is hot? Hand pegged out or 3/4
or what are the numbers? Normal for increase after
heat soak but not HOT.
on August 26, 2012
About 3/4 when I turn on key

on August 26, 2012
on August 26, 2012
Thank you for you help
on August 26, 2012
RepairPal estimates are guaranteed at over 2,000 quality certified locations nationwide. Learn more

Similar Questions

View answers to similar questions from RepairPal's community of auto experts and enthusiasts.
Rattle appears to be in valve train and misfire is on number 3 cylinder
Didn't find what you were looking for?