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My car is getting hot and overheating.

Hello. There are several things that could be causing your car to overheat. If the water pump or thermostat is bad, or if the radiator or heater core is clogged or leaking, your car may overheat. The worst case scenario would be that the head gasket needs to be replaced. You should have a certified technician, like one from YourMechanic, come and check your cooling system for leaks and other issues in order to make a determination as to what is causing the overheating problem and make the necessary repair.

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