can a dirty radiator cause my honda cr-v 1998 to bubble in the top radiator hose and reservior

Asked by Sep 20, 2013 at 03:23 PM about the Honda CR-V

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

4 Answers

It would have to be more than just dirty, clogged yes. Check your oil and see if it looks right, hopefully it's not a tan/milky color. That would be baaaaad. A stuck thermostat will. Does your car overheat?

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could be a leaking head gasket.

No the vehicle is not heating

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air bubbles appearing in the reservoir will generally come from a leaking head gasket or boiling coolant.

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