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Old 08-31-2009, 05:05 AM   #1
Brin2173
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1994 Ford Escort overheating.

My 1994 Ford Escort 1.9 manual is heating a bit high. I just had the thermostat changed (by the way really needed to be) an it is still over heating. My radiator has been flushed a few times and it was pretty gnar, it also has a small steady leak. I plan on buying a new radiator tomorrow, but hoping someone might have a suggestion on why it is over heating?
Thanks Bre.
P.S. My heater core has been plugged, cause it went out a few months ago. The juice is still running through the lines though.
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Old 09-02-2009, 09:27 AM   #2
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have you checked on the cooling fans already? overheating may be caused by cracked intake manifold. if the coolant is not leaking then there might be a problem with your head gasket. This could cause overheating and if you see a whitish fog from your exhaust then it probably is having a problem..
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Old 09-04-2009, 06:12 AM   #3
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1994 Ford Escort overheating

this is what ive been looking for but 5k is a strech for me...beautiful looking truck though
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