What are the signs of a bad radiator?
My car’s been feeling a little cold recently, and I wonder if something is wrong with my radiator. Can you tell me the signs of a bad radiator?
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If there’s an issue with your car’s radiator, it won’t be shy about letting you know. Here are signs of a bad radiator:
- An overheated engine
- Coolant leaks
- Difficulty changing gears
- Low coolant levels
- A buildup of sludge on your radiator
- Problems with your car’s heating system
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