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2008 Grand Cavaran. Overheating problems. Replaces radiator,

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2008 Grand Cavaran. Overheating...

2008 Grand Cavaran. Overheating problems

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

Replaces radiator, and tubinig

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model of your car?

2008 Grand Caravan

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

Ok sorry I want to talk to a real person not a robot

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Dodge Mechanic: Dan, Technician replied 11 months ago

Does it overheat both at idle and going down the road?

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