Overheated Engine

Independent ways of dealing with overheated engine. The cause of overheating may be leaking into the cooling system can lead to very serious consequences. What you need to know and carry with them to address problems in road? Many travel only pay attention to the speedometer, but one of the most important on the instrument panel – a pointer to the engine coolant temperature. Often it is not equipped with a signal that would warn about exceeding the allowable regime. And if not periodically glance at it, you'll learn about the incident only to have a sharp smell of antifreeze and a pair of zakipevshego from under the hood.

When the coolant starts to boil, steam is produced in the system, which prevents the normal process of cooling the power plant, then the temperature starts to rise and the engine overheats. A few minutes away from an overheated engine can, for example, jam band with piston rods cliff or deformed cylinder head. By overheating serviceable engine, as a rule, result in a "trifle" – cheap and elementary replacement parts, the main thing – time to notice the problem. In vehicles equipped with electric fan motor can cause overheating serve by him. Although the fan itself is reliable and rarely break, in contrast to its management. The scheme of the fan is this: when the temperature coolant rises to the limit, the probe, washed it, is closed and includes a fan control relay. If not, you must first diagnose the fuse.