Why when my 1998 subaru legacy stays idle it does not over heat

Asked by Feb 02, 2015 at 03:54 PM about the 1998 Subaru Legacy 4 Dr L AWD Wagon

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

So my car over heats after ten minutes of driving, the top hose has no pressure why is
that

1 Answer

20,215

top hose no pressure,, rad. cap not sealing, overheat when driving can be low coolant and air in system going around, bad cap letting air in

Your Answer

Add photo

Related Questions

  • 99 Subaru Legacy outback overheating ONLY when driving 32 answers

    My 99 Subaru Legacy has only 66,000 miles on it. Last week while driving it started to overheat. the coolant was low so I filled it up. Ran fine for 10 minutes, then started to overheat again. It d...

    1999 Subaru Legacy

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 2010 Subaru Legacy Heater Problem 2 answers

    I have a 2010 Subaru Legacy Sedan. It has an amazing heater, except for the setting that should blow heat to your feet. With that selected, your feet still freeze in the winter. Has anyone else had ...

    2010 Subaru Legacy 2.5i

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • Over heating problem help me out 3 answers

    So i bought a 99 Subaru outback legacy wagon and it's over heating and. My hot air wont stay hot maube water pump or thermostat

    1999 Subaru Legacy

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • 91 subaru legacy over heating 245000 miles 3 answers

    newer water pump, t stat and timing belt. car approaches red line after about 10 minutes of driving. Will idle at normal temps all day. Lot of pressure in upper and lower rad hoses. Lower hose is c...

    1991 Subaru Legacy

    -

    Maintenance & Repair

  • How long do Subaru Legacys last? 58 answers

    What is a typical lifespan for Subaru Legacy wagons? I have a 1996 Subaru Legacy Brighton with 132,000 miles (bought it used, with 18k already on it). I've kept it maintained over the years. Two di...

    1996 Subaru Legacy 4 Dr Brighton AWD Wagon

    -

    General

Search Subaru Legacy Questions

Subaru Legacy Experts

#1 Anthony_60
Anthony_60
Reputation 1,240
#2 Nick Eidemiller
Nick Eidemiller
Reputation 700
#3 dandyoun
dandyoun
Reputation 680
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Subaru Impreza
171 Great Deals out of 17,480 listings starting at $1,650
Used Subaru Forester
334 Great Deals out of 27,780 listings starting at $1,750
Used Honda Accord
799 Great Deals out of 85,753 listings starting at $1,100
Used Toyota Camry
964 Great Deals out of 89,958 listings starting at $750
Used Honda Civic
611 Great Deals out of 89,016 listings starting at $999
Used Nissan Altima
984 Great Deals out of 80,586 listings starting at $2,000
Used Toyota Corolla
737 Great Deals out of 71,823 listings starting at $1,995
Used BMW 3 Series
1,010 Great Deals out of 32,537 listings starting at $1,000
Used Acura TL
228 Great Deals out of 6,498 listings starting at $2,000
Used Audi A4
213 Great Deals out of 10,834 listings starting at $1,500

Used Cars For Sale

2017 Subaru Legacy For Sale
10 Great Deals out of 10,570 listings starting at $17,432
2016 Subaru Legacy For Sale
35 Great Deals out of 825 listings starting at $11,995
2015 Subaru Legacy For Sale
41 Great Deals out of 987 listings starting at $10,700
2014 Subaru Legacy For Sale
33 Great Deals out of 1,095 listings starting at $8,999

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.