System which removes excess heat from liquid cooled internal combustion engine. It also helps maintain the engine temperature at a consistent level. The cooling system encompasses the radiator, water pump, thermostat, hoses, heater core, overflow reservoir, and anti-freeze (or coolant).

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
3answers
46 views

The mysterious overheating honda civic

This is a tale that goes back about a year when I found my very first car. I needed it to commute back and forth to school. When I bought the car it worked great, everything I could have wanted. ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

Does my BMW e36 320i 1992 have a Gearbox cooler

Does the BMW e36 come equipped with gearbox coolers, if not, can I install one. Thanks
0
votes
2answers
70 views

Can you drive a 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 when the heater core is bad?

I am thinking of purchasing an older Dodge Ram; the listing on craigslist says that the vehicle is in good condition but the heater core is busted. I'm willing to go without heat/AC till I get around ...
0
votes
2answers
39 views

What items are in the cooling system loop?

What items are in the cooling system loop? I know there's the Radiator, and the Block, but what else?
0
votes
1answer
247 views

Audi 06 - Replace Thermostat

My check engine light came up yesterday. Just brought it into Audi and they say I need to replace the thermostat with the note "cooling system malfunction)". They're charging $600. Is this necessary ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Car is heating while Coolant Temp Sensor is normal

I bought a BMW 318i and the car heated twice so far while the coolant temperature sensor is normal. If we exclude the possibility that the sensor is malfunctioning, what problem would cause the ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

2005 Chevy Impala Overheating

My 2005 Impala is overheating again. It had a leak in the radiator, so got new one. Now it's leaking from the metal hose pipe that's connected to the radiator and runs under the engine and around ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

volkswagen golf ABU loosing too much coolant

I have a volkswagen golf ABU why does too much coolant overflow from behind the bolt head that holds on the outlet flange on the head?
-1
votes
2answers
83 views

How does the heater core work?

How does the heater core work? What are the inputs to the system? What are the outputs of the system? What are some common ways that it can fail?
-1
votes
3answers
36 views

Drove up a curb in my '94 525i bmw and took a chunk out of the sidewalk

Immediately after going up the curb i put the car into reverse, and then park where i then turned the engine off as quickly as possible. Four of the fan's blade broke off, front right blinker popped ...
-1
votes
1answer
239 views

Ford Explorer overheating

2003 ford exp xlt overheating. replaced t-stat and dumped & refilled coolant. Still over heating bad when on the highway at about 65 mph.