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My chevy equinox is over heating while idling and loosing…

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My chevy equinox is...

My chevy equinox is over heating while idling and loosing radiator fluid. I do not smell it in the exhaust. I do believe the thermostat needs replaced.

Mechanic's Assistant: Have you checked the coolant? Have you checked for a leak in the cooling system?

I do not see a leak when parked and it is loosing coolant somewhere.

Mechanic's Assistant: What year is your Equinox?

2006

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Equinox yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes, and so far I have just added coolant.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

Not that I can think of.

Submitted: 9 months ago.Category: Chevy
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Chevy Mechanic: JOHN aka Eauto, The Car Guy replied 9 months ago
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Hi . Thank you for asking your question on JustAnswer.
can you see where its leaking?

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Customer reply replied 9 months ago
No I don't see where it is leaking.
Chevy Mechanic: JOHN aka Eauto, The Car Guy replied 9 months ago

do you have a general area where its leaking? are you fixing yourself?

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