1997 honda accord overheating

Asked by Apr 16, 2016 at 10:37 PM

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I have a 97 accord 2.2 I've replaced
thermostat fans bypassed heater core and it
still over heats...after it cools down I only
have to add about half a cup coolant to top
it off....oil looks good

1 Answer

69,655

Bleed the cooling system for air pocket by leaving the radiator cap off until the thermostat opens up. Top it off while running, and put the cap back on when it is running when you are done.

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • Overheating 99 honda accord 2 answers

    I have a 99 honda accord its overheating i replaced the thermostat checked for leaks put new coolant in checked the oil for any milky mixture it was good but its still overheating makes a wining ...

    1999 Honda Accord LX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 99 honda accord overheating 1 answer

    I have a 99 honda accord ex manual transmission. It keeps over heating. I'll fill it with water and it will be fine for a day or so then it will start overheating and I fill it again. No visible ...

    1999 Honda Accord EX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Overheating?! 1 answer

    My 94 Honda Accord won't stop overheating . I can put coolant in it and will be fine running for about 30 mins then it starts to overheat specially at red lights. I don't think the fans are coming ...

    1994 Honda Accord EX

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Honda Accord overheated! Now smells like burning rubber/plastic and AC does not work! HELP!! 2 answers

    I was driving from Iowa to Colorado when I was moving when, A hail storm hit and I had to pull over. As I was pulled over my air vents spit "mist" out at me. Soon about an hour later my car overheat...

    1997 Honda Accord Special Edition

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • My honda accord won't run. Help?! 3 answers

    So I broke down a week and a half 2 weeks ago on the side of the highway. As I broke down my thermostat was all the way as high as it could go, so i pulled over a bunch of grey whitish smoke came out ...

    1997 Honda Accord

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

Shortcuts

Search Maintenance & Repair Questions

Maintenance & Repair Experts

#1 Tom Demyan
Tom Demyan
Reputation 168,730
#2 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 91,560
#3 tenspeed
tenspeed
Reputation 73,900
View All

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.