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HDGENE, Ford Senior Master/Diesel/Trans
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2013 ford egde 3.5 v6 in it 75000 on it You can drive the

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2013 ford egde 3.5 v6 in it
75000 on it
You can drive the vehicle it will be fine
The next time you drive it it will over heat it will actually boil over
Sometimes it will take 5 minutes or 20 minutes
I have changed the thermostat but it did not help and the dealer has no idea what's the matter with it
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  HDGENE replied 5 months ago.

Hello, how many miles are on the engine? Do the engine cooling fans work? It is full of coolant, no leaks? No check engine light n storing codes?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Engine is full of coolant
Fans work
No check engine lights
No stored codes
No leaks
75000 miles
Expert:  HDGENE replied 5 months ago.

First thing to check would be the degas bottle pressure cap,if it isnt sealing properly, it will overheat at 212 degrees and boil over quickly. Long as there are no leaks in the system, other possibility is a restricted radiator. There should be about a 10 degrees difference between the upper and lower radiator hose, if the lower hose is much colder than the upper hose, there is a good possibility of a restricted radiator.

Expert:  HDGENE replied 5 months ago.

Do you need more help with this concern?

Expert:  HDGENE replied 5 months ago.

Hello, do you need more help with this concern?