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Neal, Dodge Mechanic
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I have a 65 plym, spt. fury recently it starts to overheat

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I have a 65 plym, spt. fury recently it starts to overheat after running 10 to 15 minutes no problem with oil radiator was flushed new thermostat and engine flush, also has a 6 blade fan
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Neal replied 2 years ago.

Big block or small block? Did the radiator flow freely when flushed?

Customer: replied 2 years ago.
radi ator was removed flow tested and was recently recored
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
no phone at friends house
Expert:  Neal replied 2 years ago.

If it's a small block they can be susceptible the the heads getting plugged up with gunk. If you were able to get a lot of crud when you flushed it, this could be the issue. It's also possible you have a bad head gasket or a cracked head causing the issue.