Mechanics

ACURA VIGOR BLOWN HEAD GASKET PROBLEM

1992 Acura Vigor • 16,000 miles

I was driving my car and the radaiator hose blew off I was maybe a block away from my house drove half a block and coasted into my drive way with the car not running because I shut it off. Befor I shut the car off like I said the hose blew off and it lost power but picked right back up then I shut it off so I bought a new radiator put it in and now my car wont start it turns overr but dosent start any ideas y
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Joeykaliman
January 25, 2013.



You may have damaged the engine from overheating. The thermostat may be the issue but if water is in the cylinders, it wont fire up

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Jan 25, 2013.
How would I get the water out? Is it permanent damage

Tiny
Joeykaliman
Jan 25, 2013.
Most likely from a blown head gasket which requires removing the cylinder heads and having them checked for cracks. Major job.

Roy

ASEMaster6371
Jan 25, 2013.
Ok thank u

Tiny
Joeykaliman
Jan 25, 2013.