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What causes PT Cruiser to overheat?
Last Updated: 14th February, 2020
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Furthermore, why is my 2007 PT Cruiser overheating?
A common cause of overheating is from a leaking head gasket. Check for bubbles in the radiator when it's running. Check for 'milkshake' in the engine oil, caused by water leaking into the oil, which gives it a frothy chocolate milkshake look.
Additionally, how do I know if my PT Cruiser water pump is bad?
- Overheating. An obvious sign of a faulty water pump is that your engine is overheating.
- Bad Noises. You also might be able to hear the problem.
- Coolant Leak. Another sign it's time to replace your water pump is one you might see beneath your car.
Beside this, do PT Cruisers have a lot of problems?
Some of the most common problems with the PT Cruiser involve the vehicle's engine. Stalling and difficulty starting are other common PT Cruiser engine complaints. While some of these issues may be covered under an extended powertrain warranty, engine repairs on older vehicles can be costly.
Are PT Cruiser a good car?
Under the bodywork it's essentially a stretched Neon, and they're considered very reliable vehicles - there's plenty The PT Cruiser isn't for everyone. But you could do a lot worse. Its styling is divisive - you either like its 'modern street rod' aesthetic or hate it.