Overheating
2001 Land Rover Freelander 1.8 gs

hi dose any body no why my freeland is over heating right its had head gaskit head been skimmed it had new expandsion tank with cap new thrmostate wet liners been checked and there ok been on drop test all the hose in the car are hot but bottom radiator hose cold all the time how ever you can drive the car for about 30 minites then you have to top up with water please help me thanks simon
Problem added: Aug 27, 2008 (13 years ago)
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copey
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Land Rover Freelander 2001
Variant: 1.8 gs
Problem Category
Engine & Drivetrain

Replies and fixes

try rebleading the system,if not check the warter pump.
Answered Aug 27, 2008 (13 years ago)
bleed the system for six hour to day still not right had new water pump thanks
Answered Aug 27, 2008 (13 years ago)
Freelander v6 overheating. does not pressure up when cold so not head gasket. car heater works so not water pump. gets hot after 5 mins not sure if thermostat ? where is it ? fans do not come on. could be sensor ? where is that ? how can i find these things.?
Answered Jul 19, 2011 (11 years ago)

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