Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: My durango is overheating. I've replaced the water pump, thermostat, the fan clutch and radiator cap. I

asked by on

The radiator seems to circlu laing fine. I can't what else it could be

My car has 14000 miles.

A: Hello there: Sometimes when mechanical com...

Hello there:

Sometimes when mechanical components that comprise the cooling system are replaced, air bubble can become trapped inside the coolant lines. This is especially common on Dodge, GM and Ford vehicles as they all require a priming process be completed anytime coolant service has been done. The best way to know for certain is to have a professional mobile mechanic complete a car is overheating inspection; so they can pinpoint the source of your issues and recommend the right repairs.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Hesitation stumble and lack of power at low rooms and speeds.

You should check the crankshaft damper for evident movement of the damper's outside part from the inside part. The rubber in the middle may have slipped. This would cause the distributor timing to be set incorrectly. You can recheck the...

Q: Fuel pump

Hey there. This may be related to many things, potentially aside from the fuel pump. A problem with the fuel system is likely, but other issues such as sensor problems of a vacuum leak are also possible. It is likely...

Q: My key ignition won't turn.

The issue could be the steering column lock mechanism or the key cylinder, or both. To repair those components, typically there will be partial disassembly of the steering column. That is a sensitive area as the air bag is installed...

Related articles

How to Avoid Back Pain in a Car
If you have back problems, sitting in a car for an extended period of time can be excruciating. Even without back problems, you could experience discomfort and soreness from...
What are the Car Pool Rules in Hawaii?
Hawaii is widely regarded as a land of vacation and relaxation, and as such, its scenic roads and routes are far better known than the state’s freeways. But, as with all...
P2428 OBD-II Trouble Code: Exhaust Gas Temperature Too High Bank 1
P2428 code definition A P2428 trouble code signifies that the PCM has detected a problem in the exhaust gas temperature sensor circuit in bank 1, which subsequently contains the number one...