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Itts overheating, Possible leak, 2004, Looking, but too hot

Customer Question

Itts overheating
JA: Have you checked the coolant? Have you checked for a leak in the cooling system?
Customer: Possible leak
JA: What is the model/year of your Mazda?
Customer: 2004
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: Looking for leak , but too hot outside to check underneath
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: Air was blowing hot air too
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Mazda
Expert:  Chris (aka- Moose) replied 5 months ago.

Welcome, I'm Chris (aka Moose).

Possible causes for overheating are:

  • low coolant
  • inoperable cooling fan
  • faulty thermostat
  • leaking head gasket
  • worn water pump impeller fins

What mode is your car? What have you checked so far or can check?

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Thanks Moose.