Fiat Punto cooling system over heating

1999 Fiat Punto Problem

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CarFiat Punto s60
Year1999
Ownerproteus
Posted04/12/2010
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fiat punto
keeps over heating. had new head gasket
fitted .new water pump. new thermostat.
but every journey i make the coolant is
rising in the header tank i have to open
bleed screws to release pressure is there
a blockage, or air getting into the cooling
system ???????????

proteus
Problem Category
Engine, Cooling System & Drivetrain


Solution 1
whittingehame | Legend | Since: Oct 2009 | Posts: 444 | Fixes: 10584 | View Garage
Suggested Solution

Was the cyl head checked / tested before gasket replaced ? If it keeps overheating ,pressurising and getting air in cooling system , would suggest still got head gasket problems . A sniff test ( block test ) will confirm or eliminate that theory .


Posted on Saturday 4th of December 2010
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proteus | Driver | Since: Nov 2010 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 2 | View Garage
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fiat punto 1999

fan not kicking in when hot.
any ideas


Posted on Saturday 9th of April 2011
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proteus | Driver | Since: Nov 2010 | Posts: 0 | Fixes: 2 | View Garage
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fiat punto 1999

fan not kicking in when hot.
any ideas


Posted on Saturday 9th of April 2011
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