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6.0

fairly significant
Typical Repair Cost:
$56.00
Average Mileage:
108,500 miles
Total Complaints:
2 complaints

Most Common Solutions:

  1. changed thermostat and coolant temp sensor (2 reports)
2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo cooling system problems

cooling system problem

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2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Owner Comments

problem #2

Jan 022010

Monte Carlo SS 3.8L

  • Automatic transmission
  • 153,000 miles

A D V E R T I S E M E N T S

Anyone who's coolant gauge works's now and then or has their cooling fans running more than needed, change the coolant temp. sensor (drivers side of engine, front, under/behind exhaust tube) and at least in my case, solved the problem. Advance Auto has the best sensor for the money!

- , Butler, PA, USA

problem #1

Nov 032008

Monte Carlo LS 3.4L 3400 V6

  • Automatic transmission
  • 64,000 miles

The cooling fans started running constantly after I did the coolant flush but I kinda am kicking myself for it cause you don't replace one without doing the other... In order to fix the problem, I changed the thermostat and the coolant temp sensor and presto it worked! Both are located next to each other.

- , Cleveland, OH, USA

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