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my landrover discovery 3.5 v8 overheats..water pump..flushed

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my landrover discovery 3.5 v8 overheats after about 20 miles have had new viscous coupling on fan new thermostat and water pump engine has been sniff tested rad has been back flushed please help
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Ironmike replied 7 years ago.


when the radiator was flushed was it determined how much % of flow you had? are you sure it flows good enough?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.
when back flushed the water was coming through as fast as i was putting it in
Expert:  Ironmike replied 7 years ago.
You can check the radiator with your hand or a infared temp gun. Make sure there are no cold spots. If you see or feel you have restricted flow. It may go through fast just not through much of the core.
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