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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 01-12-2004, 04:19 PM Thread Starter
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1992 ford taurus lx wagon (having issues with it...)

having issues with overheating. bad tstat?? or bad headgasket?? there is no coolent in the oil or vice versa no oil in the water. opinions.

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I'd lean toward air in the coolant hoses or a bad T-stat. If you're not losing coolant, it's also unlikely it's a head gasket.

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Is it a 3.8? The 3.0's have a reputation for bad water pumps. But see if you can get any air out of the coolant and change the t-stat. if that doesn't work then look forward to changing some HG's. Working on that car sucks, the engine bay is sooo small.
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