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1997 Cadillac Eldorado Base 2dr Coupe

1997 Cadillac Eldorado
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Front Wheel Drive, 2 Door Coupe, Mid-Size
17 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
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June 14, 2012, 5:42 pm

Mike M
 

Question: radiator/enginecooling fans

how do i find out how much and where to take my cadillac eldorado etc to have the fans checked and replaced if needed,i have a problem with the temp. gauge showing a quick rise within 5 minutes of starting ,after a few miles of stop and go the temp gauge moves a digit right of center it never gets to tge red area ,but the ac willl blow warm until i get rolling again ,do you have any suggestions what i should have checked ,also it does not ever show low on antifreeze,,also what is the appx temp. when the gauge is dead center and what is the number for each digit when it heads towards the red area
thank you
mike marra


June 19, 2012, 10:36 am

Elizabeth K
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Here is a good article on the cooling system that will answer many of your questions:
http://www.2carpros.com/articles/engine-overheating-or-running-hot

And here is an article on how to find a mechanic:
http://bit.ly/LzsDMy


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