Car overheating. Have replaced water pump and oil cooler seal to no avail. Cooling system also been bled out, no luck. Thermostat getting replaced next. Anyone experienced anything like this? What else can it be? Car has 64k miles. TIA
2011 XC60 T6 R ( Overheating only when engine RPM is over than idling level)
For the past couple of months, my car has shown weird symptoms.
It has a habit of overheating when the RPM is above the normal idling level. When idling it will always be at 90 degrees celsius and whenever I...
I've been scratching my head around this for the past month and can't pinpoint the problem, seeking your advice.
This post has three sections to help shed a light on what I've done with the car so far. Might be useful to help diagnose the problem. You can just skip to section 3 to check...
Sorry this is an incohesive mess... important stuff is underlined, and the rest is the ramblings of a mad man.
There are two issues - overheating and the temp gauge.
(just as context - I don't have a working heater currently, the control valve is broken and I am waiting to replace it)
I purchased a 67 Volvo 122s wagon in February this year, since then I have been doing some maintenance items on the car. after doing all service measures, oil, coolant, new radiator, hoses, belt, plugs, rebuild distributor, valve adjustment and rebuilding the carbs… etc. it is all...