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If the car heats up after running the enging for a long while in park or Neutral Manual transmission could the thermostat be the problem?

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09/12/2011

if the t stat isn't opening up at the temp its set to open up at then yes. If your mechanically inclined you could pull the t stat out and put it in a pot of boiling water to see if it opens up if it doesnt open the replace hope this helps a little