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Category: Australia Car
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Experience:  Over 17 years diagnosing and repairing various model vehicles with some certifications and training.
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I have a 2010 200 series L/C ute. Overheating in cold

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I have a 2010 200 series L/C ute. Overheating in cold weather no load. Coolant level is fine. Heater only blowing out Cold air even when engine is hot. 140kks on clock. Radiator clean.
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Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Australia Car
Expert:  Pete replied 11 months ago.

My name is ***** ***** I am a professional here at Just Answer. I noticed that your question had not received a response and thought I would see if you still need help with this.I apologize for the delay and I hope I can still assist you with this here.

This issue here can be due to either a restriction in the cooling system either in the radiator or the engine block and a coolant flush may be needed to correct this here or a fault with a leaking cylinder head gasket allowing exhaust heat and gasses to enter the cooling system.I would have a block test done to see if this is a leaking cylinder head gasket needing replaced.If this is checked and found o.k. then I would have the coolant system flushed and a new thermostat installed.

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Thanks Pete