Having problems with your Chevrolet Monte Carlo ?
My car runs hot unless I have the air conditon on full blast is it my Thermostat
As for your car running hot yes it can be your thermostat. It can also be you water pump. I would have them both checked out. If you know how to replace the thermostat I would replace it to see if it fixes your problem.
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My car runs hot unless I have the air conditon on full blast is it my Thermostat
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