Oil pressure pretty much is where it should be, ( but), my engine keeps over heating.About mouth ago dropped oil pan and cleaned screen out but still wants to over heat.Should I replace the pump or checkrods

Asked by Sep 13, 2017 at 05:15 PM about the 1998 Jeep Cherokee

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Should i check and clean rod ports and engine
ports to make sure not clogged first before
changing oil pump

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you are looking in the wrong area. your radiator and coolant are where the trouble is. you may have a stuck thermostat. I would replace that and make sure your coolant level is correct.

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