Chevy silverado c/k 1500 1995 overheating

Asked by Sep 30, 2016 at 05:36 PM about the 1995 Chevrolet C/K 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have changed the thermastat water pump
and fan clutch but truck still over
heats....temp gage is at 240 when driving
and 260 when stoped what could the
problem be ......i do need to replace the rear
trans seal but dont think that would make
the motor over heat

2 Answers

17,320

Maybe a clogged radiator flush with a good cooling system flush or radiator fins clogged with dirt and bugs restricting air flow clean with garden hose and spray nozzle.

16,905

Check for a blown head gasket. If you've been running it at 240 and 260 degrees then it's most likely blown by now. The parts stores have testers for this

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