Date: Sat, 15 Aug 1998 23:14:08 -0400 From: ptgrunnernopsamhlink.net (mad dog) Subject: Re: Overheating: Help!
You guys have tweaked my interest in the overheating problems that seem to suddenly appear. Did you make *any* changes or have *any* work done to the car recently? Is the sensor, electronics/wiring, gauge working correctly? Is it *far* hotter than normal where you are? Oil flow OK? Driving fast on the freeways *suggests* none of these are the problem, but.... Pete In article <01bdc7c9$903e5540$718affd0nopsamnhin>, "John Zimmerman" <sonoma.marin.vet.servicenopsamdnet.att.net> wrote: > My 1986 Saab has taken to over heating unless you drive fast on the freeway > The fans have been checked, the radiator flushed, a new water pump, a new > timing chain, the head was pressure tested for a crack, and nothing helped. > Does this happen with this year and model, and what is the solution? We > are at wits end.