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Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
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Experience:  Technican turned service manager on multiple lines of equipment and rental equipment.
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Why does my 2013 Kioti rx6010 with 550 hours heat up after

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why does my 2013 Kioti rx6010 with 550 hours heat up after approximately 1 hour use with A/C on?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Agriculture and Farm Equipment
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

What have you done to correct the overheat? Cleaned the radiator and cooling fines and screen ? Is fan belt tight? Has it ran hot in the past or has been ok? Does it get hot and loose coolant? Have you checked with a thermometer to be sure gage is accurate?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Cleaned radiator and condensers. belt is tight, ran hot this year only. Yes it loses coolant when hot. No, have not checked gauge with thermometer. When I turn off the A/C, the engine cools down to operating temp.
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

A/C can be low on refrigerant , which causes it to over heat, the extra heat from the condenser overheats the radiator, which is behind it. But it can also be caused by fan not moving enough air.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
got it thanks
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

OK> Thanks.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I am checking refrigerant today and will see if that fixes the problem.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Was this a free trial correspondence of was there a charge?
Expert:  Curtis B. replied 1 year ago.

I work from home, I don't know anything about the billing!