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I have a 20012 polaris ranger that over heats,I have changed

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I have a 20012 polaris ranger that over heats,I have changed thermostats ,altough it worked for a week ,we are back to the same problem,Fan works,no mud or deberies,It is clean.New polaris coolent. I have found that their is a problem on the 2012 ranger water pump impeller and shaft.What do you think?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Small Engine
Expert:  Joe replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
Thank you for allowing me to assist you, my name is ***** ***** I will be happy to assist you with your concern today.
I would check for air, be it as it is that you went for a week, there could have been an air pocket/bubble, from there I would inspect the water pump and impeller for damage, also check compression and preform an engine block test which uses a chemical on cooling system to check for exhaust indicating head gasket possibility.
It would help me to also know what conditions are during the problem for it to occur.
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