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    Hi i have a vectra c 1.8 sxi and it keeps overheating any throughts please

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    Might be an air lock in the cooling system?.

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    Is the fan cutting in when it should?

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    Just a thought!

    Have you got sufficient coolant and at the right mixture?

    The tank may have been topped up with water alone, over the years, and even if the tank is at the right level, the mixture may be too weak.

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    Z18XE? Thermostat
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    Hi Jonesey is the engine over heating or are you just getting an overheating reading on your temp guage.are you having to top up coolant.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Sig View Post
    Z18XE? Thermostat
    hi i have replaced this and still have the same problem

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    how much are you overheating by? At 92C the fan should kick in taking temp back down to 86-87C. My car will often hit 92C in traffic but once on open road cools again. If its getting higher than this perhaps fan isn't doing its job properly.

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