Over heating issue

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Asked by Apr 08, 2015 at 12:11 PM about the 1997 Acura RL 3.5L

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Upper hose gets hot lower hose stays
cold,tryed 2 new thermostats with no
luck and fans will not kick on.
Anyone have any ideas?

5 Answers

7,735

Odd as it sounds you may have a plugged radiator.

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Someone else said that, should i have it tested?

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Pull it out and have it dunked in the tank?

7,735

Or if it's to bad you may have to replace it, check to see which will be the cheaper of the two.

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Some how i don't think thats it but, ,,,i could be wrong !

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