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lamaloney67

lamalo ... 7/18/2010

1999 Volvo V70 GLT 5 Cyl 2.40L

Engine

Why is my car overheating, not holding water?

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Ken Meyer

Ken Meyer 8/8/2010

make sure to check radiator hoses and hoses into overflow tank (where you add the coolant) is car smoking? have you ran it while hot - as often times coolant level light does not come on until it is too late - I have gone through 1 engine that cooked - as a result of a heater core failure - so check carpet at passenger side and see if it smells of anti-freeze - could be head gasket problem - advise if still happening get to a good aftermarked Volvo shop ASAP

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