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Ron, ASE Certified Technician
Category: Ford
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Experience:  23 years with Ford specializing in drivability and electrical and AC. Ford certs and ASE Certs
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It's overheating.. I put coolant in it and it's full but

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It's overheating.. I put coolant in it and it's full but still running hot as of last night.. while driving, it started beeping & said service rsc now
JA: Have you checked the coolant? Have you noticed any leaking?
Customer: Lastnight I had someone look at it & he put water in the radiator and he said the hose clamps were bad and it was letting too much coolant come in so it was clogged up
JA: What is the model/year of your Ford?
Customer: 09 Ford Explorer
JA: Are you fixing your Explorer yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: I tried putting coolant and letting it sit for awhile. After it smoked and the service rsc xame on I had it towed Lastnight someone came and he put water in my radiator and it's still overheating . He said my hose clamps were bad and letting too much coolant in and it was clogged up. That's all so far
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: No ma'am that's all
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Ford
Expert:  AMEDEE replied 3 months ago.

Hello and welcome!

My name isCustomerand I can assist you with your question.

Expert:  AMEDEE replied 3 months ago.

Are you looking for some possible causes and even the "fix" for this over heating condition?