overheating

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Asked by Feb 03, 2017 at 10:02 PM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT Club Cab RWD

Question type: General

my 2001 Dodge Ram 5.2 1500 overheats when
sitting and it cools down when take off what could
causes this

2 Answers

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Your radiator may be clogged, you may want to check the radiator cap, is the system topped off with fluid, bad pump and or thermostat

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I fill it up and it eventually goes downbut not on the groundand it has a new brand new thermostat

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