Overheats when idling but not while driving

Tiny
BRAZILBOILER11
  • 2001 CHRYSLER TOWN AND COUNTRY
  • 20,000 MILES

I have 2001 Chrysler Town and Country. Just recently replaced the radiator and thermostat. Van now gets hot when ideling but when I begin to drive (i have a hour commute to work) the engine temp on the dash drops to cold and the air comeing out of the vents.

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Monday, March 12th, 2012 AT 6:01 PM

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Tiny
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Van Now Gets Hot When Ideling But Begin To?

Try bleeding the cooling system if okay check the water pump

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Monday, March 12th, 2012 AT 6:31 PM
Tiny
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How bad did u overheat it and how long did u drive it like this?Is it boiling in the coolant jug?

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Monday, March 12th, 2012 AT 6:36 PM

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