My 02 Honda Civic overheated so I changed the thermostat and now the motor wont turn over and the started just clicks. I don't know what to do. Help??

Erica Mittendorff

Asked by Sep 07, 2015 at 05:59 PM about the 2002 Honda Civic EX

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

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Remove and clean battery terminals

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Erica Mittendorff

did and tried jumping it


The motor when it over heated did you turn if off or did it shut itself off from being over heated ?


Ok try this have someone tap on the starter with a hammer while someone else tries to start vehicle at the same time if it starts replace starter.


If that does not work remove battery and have tested.

Erica Mittendorff

cracked head, leaking radiator. I guess you have to burp a '02 radiator to get out all the air. Thanks for the help.

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