how hot should the temperature be on a honda civic dx 1.5L


Asked by Oct 04, 2015 at 05:41 PM about the 1988 Honda Civic DX

Question type: General

My original temperature broke so I tried putting a
aftermarket one and it's reading 300 to hot even
the warning light comes on I just got the head
gasket done

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195°F is normal. HTH. -Jim

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Kelly Mayo

mech. or didital ? whats the thermostate raited at 195o ? oh...take it back to the thing that replaced the head gasket !

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It's a digital gauge that were u cut into the radiator hose and put this metal t peace that has we're the sensor go's screwd into

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