MY TRUCK GETS UP TO TEMP OK

  • Tiny
  • joshmaltman
  • 2000 Isuzu Trooper
  • 114,000 miles

My truck gets up to temp ok. Drive a mile or two and the haters in the cab go cold, another mile or so and the temp Gage goes to the cold side. I stop and the radiator is empty, expansion tank is full, and fluid traces all over the overflow. I've put a new thermostat on but no joys. What else could it be?

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Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 AT 6:30 PM

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  • hmac300
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Hav eit pressure checked for a coolant leak it may be a head gasket

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Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 AT 8:11 PM
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No, that's gonna be tomoro I think. There's no bubbles in the expansion tank when it's running, but there seems to be alot of pressure in the return hose from engine to radiator.

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Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 AT 9:08 PM

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