1995 ACURA LEGEND THERMOSTAT WHERE TO FIND IT

  • Tiny
  • fayef
  • 1995 Acura Legend
  • 180,000 miles

Running hot then cuts off

Sunday, February 26th, 2012 AT 8:07 PM

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  • Tiny
  • fayef
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It will crank fine but after a few minutes it runs hot then shuts down

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Sunday, February 26th, 2012 AT 8:25 PM
  • Tiny
  • Wrenchtech
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If you are running that engine until it gets hot enough to quite, you have probably already ruined the motor. The T-stat is at the end of the lower radiator hose.

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Sunday, February 26th, 2012 AT 8:32 PM
  • Tiny
  • fayef
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So how did I know that would happen it has happened only twice

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Sunday, February 26th, 2012 AT 9:20 PM
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  • Wrenchtech
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Overheated an engine severely even once can do severe internal damage.

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Sunday, February 26th, 2012 AT 9:36 PM
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  • fayef
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Thank you so is to late for my car to fix

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Sunday, February 26th, 2012 AT 9:52 PM
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  • Wrenchtech
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You need to have the car looked at. I have no idea hot how you actually got the car or if heat was even the reason it died.

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Sunday, February 26th, 2012 AT 10:07 PM
  • Tiny
  • fayef
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It was running hot it has a leak in the radiator. We found it to day my daughter hit a rutt and busted something so water is pouring out the bottom of radator

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Monday, February 27th, 2012 AT 11:13 PM

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