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The heater core blew on my 2000 sportage/ overheated

\015 We had the core bypassed now she won't start I can "pop" it to start in 3rd gear but she stalls out when slowing down\015
Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

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Hi if it was running before your heater matrix leaked and now it won,t check all the wiring connections in the area of the hoses you will proberly find water has got in and is shorting the wiring if water has got on to any of the electrical system clean and dry them and spray them with a damp repleant WD40 or similar yates210456
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