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    Hey guys! So Ive been lurking around reading posts about the overheating on my car being associated with a combo of gaskets, lines, and/or water pump. Still not finally pinpointing, I had a video showing all of my symptoms including the OBVIOUS head gasket replacement form from 2 years ago...
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    So I had a slow coolant leak in my 2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT v6, until yesterday it just started over heating while I was driving it. I cant seem to find the leak, any ideas? Thank you in advance.
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    Okay, I have a 2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT with 66k miles, and since I got the car, which was a thousand miles ago, I put new plugs, wires, cap, rotor, timing belt and components (water pump), thermostat (oem) and coolant temp sender and sensor, radiator cap and fan relay. It had new coolant...
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    I recently just replaced the radiator, the fan, and the thermostat in my 2000 Mitsubishi eclipse gs and it is still overheating I don't know why, I checked the water pump and it is fine is there anything else I need to check besides the temp gauge sensor and the pump?
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    I have a 2000 eclipse 2.4ltr I just replaced the radiator AND the fan, occasionally it still overheats I've tried burping it with little succes, I do not have the thermostat in it at the moment so I didn't know if that would affect it I'm open to suggestions and ideas they would be greatly...
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    Yes to start off i did read the section above about cooling problems. Before i try this my self or have a mechanic look at it i need some tip! So heres the problem...(overheating) when i turn my car on it runs fine while it gets up to temp, about 5-10 min of driving it then starts to overheat...
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    So I have this problem with my '01 Eclipse Spyder GS. After 5 minutes or so of driving and oil starts to warm up, Temp. Gauge starts reaching 3/4's on the dash. It's stays there when moving above 30 mph but doesn't come close to reaching the H for overheating. Then when i start to slow down and...
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    Ok, so I bought this 01 Eclipse 3.0 back in Feb with 102,000. Replaced plugs and wires, car ran beautifly, for a little while, Had problems with no heat inside the vehicleand was loosing colant, flushed heater core, replaced thermostat, radiator cap, coolant resevoir, then the radiator, then...
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    MY 3G TEMP NEEDLE KEEPS GOING OVER THE MIDDLE AND THEN 5 MINS LATER IT WILL STABILIZE TO THE MIDDLE AGAIN, COULD THIS HAVE SOMETHING TO DO WITH THE THERMOSTAT OR DOES IT HAVE SOMETHING ELSE WRONG WITH IT. I CHANGED OUT THE WATER PUMP AND NEW RADIATOR AT 120000 MILES AND NOW SHE IS AT 135000 I...
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    Hi, I have a 2003 eclipse gt spyder 3g with 88000 miles. I have an overheating problem , first the water from the radiator was brownish, I performed a radiator flush and replaced with 50/50 mix. The fist problem that I had was when I turned off the car, the reservoir tank was boiling. Then the...
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    Hey guys, this is my first time posting on thi site, but I really need some help. I was driving the other day when I noticed my car over heating followed by a horrible grinding sound coming from my engine bay. Shortly after my car completely overheated and died, so I popped the good to see what...
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    Hi i have an 03 GTS. Yesterday I replaced my timing belt along with my water pump. Doing this (water pump removal and replacement) caused all of the engine coolant to come out of the engine. Between the time i started the car back up and got it to the gas station to replenish the evacuated...
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    First off, forgive me if this has already been posted but i searched and could not find anything. I have replaced the radiator and thermostat on my eclipse. its a 2003 2.4L GS. The only info i need is how to test if the water pump is working correctly. Is there a way to test it? when i turn the...
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    2001 Eclipse GT. Last summer I had an overheating problem while climbing in desert areas (i.e. outside temps above 100F). Changing the thermostat and flushing the radiator fixed that. In the past week my car has developed a NEW overheating problem :rant: I've noticed in heavy stop-n-go traffic...
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    Ok, I just got an 01 eclipse gt, and I know next to nothing about them, but I do have mechanical ability. The car is overheating, and when the cooling fans kick on (At the normal time), they are STUPID loud. Like, they sound broken loud. I've heard these fans are loud to begin with, but im...
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