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my 99 ranger will sit and idle for 15 to 20 mins before it starts heating up but u can give it alot of gas and the temp hand goes back down or when ur driving it'll go up but the same , give it alot of gas and it goes back down. it has a new radiator, new radiator cap, new thermostat. any help would be greatly appreciated
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Well, between the new cap, core, and stat, whats left? Could just be a bad sender to. Why didnt you do the waterpump when all that other stuff was replaced?
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how many miles are on it...the water pump impellers might be worn out
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how many miles are on it...the water pump impellers might be worn out
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Throw some new rad hoses on it while you're at it. They can split inside and block water flow.
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Throw some new rad hoses on it while you're at it. They can split inside and block water flow.
and new hoses never hurt anything
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tahnks the water pump was my next job
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it has 112k miles ....the water pump isnt leaking anywhwere that i can see...could it still be bad? would the temp hand go down when u give it gas with a bad water pump?
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Want to see a bad water pump?
Check the pics in this thread:
https://www.ranger-forums.com/showth...ght=water+pump
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