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CAR OVERHEEATING NOTSHIFTING

2000 Chevrolet Impala • 150,000 miles

2000 impala 3.4, over heating and not shifting out of first gear. Tried a trans flush and coolant flush and it ran fine for two days now its doing it again, please help
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Dave111
July 10, 2012.




You need to find out why it is overheating, as a bad thermostat, clogged radiator, a leak or possible head gasket from driving overheated.

The trans is a separate issue. It sounds like an internal failure and needs to be checked by a shop to confirm.

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Jul 10, 2012.


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