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    Coupe turbo overheated help?

    Hello guys went into town today and parked up and saw steam from bonnet temp gauge was in red

    Coolant bottle was hissing and spitting water from the cap

    Left it for a while came back put a litre or so of water in there and its now not over heating any ideas

    Still runs sweet as a nut fans cutting in etc etc thanks

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    Check the electronic water pump has not seized up nxt to the gearboxit could have caused this. Drop the coolant and re bleed the system.

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    Well it didnt overheat on way back yeh when off holiday il drop coolant and check that pump cheers

    P.s it wouldnt be headgasket would it?

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    Fans cut in??
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    Yeh they do

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    aircon on at the time
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    No it wernt has no gas in there

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    Rules the issue i had out then,,,,
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    Electronic coolant pump is not working lol that will explain it but been fine since will have to keep a look out for one

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