Having problems with your 2003 Chevrolet Venture Passanger ?

My van continues to over heat even after adding coolant/water. Doesn't seem to be radiator. I was told possibly exhaust manifold gasket. What does that part have to do with my van over heating?

Posted / edited by AnonymousUser on : 15-01-2018

Answers :

That is a good question, your car most likely does not have exhaust manifold gasket, and this, while not a good thing, would not cause overheating.
\012Pressure test the cooling system, repair any leaks. Have you replaced the thermostat? Do not use different temp thermostat, it must be the correct factory spec.
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\012Be sure that you have the correct coolant. Check coolant flow, and does the upper radiator hose get hot?
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\012Easy radiator test is to run the car until warm, shut off and feel all around on the radiator....Cool areas indicate plugged passageways.
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