I have a 94 Grand prix V6. I noticed a few weeks ago that the temp would start to climb then drop back to the normal range. I was thinking the thermostat, but the weather got too bad to take in to get fixed. Last week I noticed the heater would not blow out warm air and the temp would stay close to the red zone if I was stopped. This was on a Wednesday. I had an appointment to take it in on Friday. Thursday, it began getting hot again and acting like it was cutting out. I stopped to check the antifreeze. It was empty, but could not find any leaks. I drove a short distance home. Next morning, I started the car and got half a block from the house. The car started the same thing. It made a small knocking sound and white smoked rolled out of the exhaust. I have been given a couple of answers. 1. Threw a rod. 2. The car does not knock until it temp rises. They told me not a rod but too much oil. Oil looks clumpy. And where is my antifreeze going? Other than shooting it. Can you help me?
have the same problem?
Sunday, January 28th, 2007 AT 6:42 PM