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2005 nissan xterra overheat after ten minutes running what

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2005 nissan xterra overheat after ten minutes running what is the problem,and what is the solution.thank you
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Nissan
Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

Hi, My name is ***** ***** for the delay.

I will do my best to assist you

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

sense the cooling system has been worked on,,you may now have air in the system

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

you need to bled the cooling system..

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

lets do it this way..

1-remove the radiator/reservoir cap when the engine is cold

2-start the engine and let idle

3-turn the heater on max

4-keep coolant on hand and add it as needed

5-spme coolant may gush out with the air

6-keep doing this until the engine is at operating tempeture and the heater is hot

7-after the coolant settles down and the engine is warm,,install the cap

This may take as long as 20-30 minutes

Expert:  Tim's Auto Repair replied 1 year ago.

thanks

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