Car overheating signs and symptoms

If you find that your car engine is overheating when driving, you have to stop continue to drive, for driving with an overheating engine can cause serious damage to your car. And don’t try to open the cooling system because it is under pressure after overheating occur, and you may get burned with coolant. Car overheating what to do? Just let your car engine cool down before you check for the problem.

Temperature gauge or light

Each car has a temperature gauge or temperature warning light that show you the engine temperature . If the warning light comes on, or the temperature gauge is over the red or near the top, the engine is beyond the proper temperature range, that is a symptoms that the engine is overheating. But, sometimes a coolant leak will causes the sensor having no data to read, so the temperature gauge or temperature warning light will do not work.

why is my car overheating? all car overheating causes

There are a lot of factors that can cause your car engine to overheat.

reason 1, water pump problems.

signs of a bad water pump:how to tell if water pump is bad?

how to fix: you need a water pump replacement.

reason 2, Low Coolant Level

one of the most common causes of overheating is that the coolant level is too low. low coolant level will cause the engine temperature keep rises because lots of steam stays in engine. The common cause for low coolant is a leak in car engine or in the system.

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