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How to replace heater core for 1996 honda civic DX

How do i remove the exsisting heater core and install the new one

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SOURCE: How to change upper control arm on 1996 Honda Civic DX ?

UPPER CONTROL ARM:

Do not disassemble the upper arm. If the ball joint or bushings are faulty, or the upper arm is damaged, the entire upper arm must be replaced.

  1. Raise and support the vehicle safely.
  2. Remove the front wheels. Support the lower control arm assembly with a floor jack.
  3. Separate the upper ball joint from the steering knuckle using a ball joint separator tool.
  4. Remove the self-locking nuts from the upper arm anchor bolts. Remove the upper arm from the vehicle.

Do not disassemble the upper arm. If the ball joint or bushings are faulty, or the upper arm is damaged, the entire upper arm must be replaced.
To install:
Use new self-locking nuts when installing the upper arm and strut.
  1. Install the upper control arm assembly into the strut tower.
  2. Connect the upper ball joint.
  3. Install the front wheels and lower the vehicle.
  4. With all four of the vehicle's wheels on the ground, torque the upper control arm nuts to 47 ft. lbs. (65 Nm). Torque the castle nut to 32 ft. lbs. (44 Nm); then, only tighten it enough to install a new cotter pin.
  5. Tighten the wheel nuts to 80 ft. lbs. (110 Nm).
  6. Check and adjust the vehicle's front end alignment.
The bushings on the front lower control arms are replaceable on most models.
This procedure requires the use of a press and may be above the skill range of the average driveway enthusiast. It is recommended that this procedure be done by a qualified machine shop if you are not skilled in the proper use of a press.
  1. Remove the lower control arm that is in need of new bushings.
It is recommended that both the left and right lower control arm bushings be replaced at the same time. The vehicles handling may become unstable if there are new bushings on one side of the car and worn ones on the other.
  1. Set up the control arm in a press.
  2. Using a impact socket of the correct length and size, press out the old bushing.
  3. Install the new bushing by slowly using the press to push it into the control arm.
  4. WARNINGExcessive force could cause the bushing to bend or tear so be careful.
  5. Once the bushing is properly seated in the control arm, remove the arm from the press and install it on the vehicle.

Posted on Apr 05, 2009

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SOURCE: 1996 honda civic dx is overheating

probbably overheating due to water leak and lack of pressure ? fix the hose leak first these models are bad about radiator neck/tank cracks look at it carefully ? get back to us if it dosnt fix the problem can give you further tips? p.s dont keep running it hot you dont want to have to replace headgasket?

Posted on Aug 27, 2009

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SOURCE: Replace a starter

1999 Honda Civic DX 1.6L MFI SOHC 4cyl
Starter Removal & Installation

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Fig. Starter wire connections

304d19e.gif

Fig. A ratchet and long extension may be needed to remove the starter

The factory sound system has a coded theft protection system. It is recommended that you know your reset code before you begin.

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Remove all wiring from harness.
  3. Remove the lower radiator hose from the bracket on the starter motor.
  4. Remove the starter cable from terminal B located on the back of the solenoid.
  5. Remove the black/white wire from the S (solenoid) terminal.
  6. Remove the two bolts that mount the starter to the transaxle assembly.
  7. Remove the starter.

To install:
  1. Install in the reverse order of removal.
When installing the heavy gauge starter cable, make sure the crimped side of the terminal end is facing out.
  1. Enter the anti-theft code and radio presets.

I hope help you with this (rated this help). Good luck.

Posted on Sep 09, 2009

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SOURCE: how to remove transmission on 97 honda civic dx

remove crossmember, axles, cables, tranny mount bolts (3), tranny to engine of course bolts

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Posted on Sep 11, 2009

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SOURCE: how do you replace a heater core in a 1996 honda

your best bet is to go to the library + check out a chiltons/moter/mitchells or haynes repair manual any of these books will give you the step by steps + diagrams to do the job

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f74-01.gif The heater housing is disassembled to get to the heater core. Heater Core
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1999 Honda Civic DX 1.6L MFI SOHC 4cyl
Starter Removal & Installation

c4ae816.gif

Fig. Starter wire connections

304d19e.gif

Fig. A ratchet and long extension may be needed to remove the starter

The factory sound system has a coded theft protection system. It is recommended that you know your reset code before you begin.
  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Remove all wiring from harness.
  3. Remove the lower radiator hose from the bracket on the starter motor.
  4. Remove the starter cable from terminal B located on the back of the solenoid.
  5. Remove the black/white wire from the S (solenoid) terminal.
  6. Remove the two bolts that mount the starter to the transaxle assembly.
  7. Remove the starter.

To install:
  1. Install in the reverse order of removal.
When installing the heavy gauge starter cable, make sure the crimped side of the terminal end is facing out.
  1. Enter the anti-theft code and radio presets.

I hope help you with this (rated this help). Good luck.

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UPPER CONTROL ARM:

Do not disassemble the upper arm. If the ball joint or bushings are faulty, or the upper arm is damaged, the entire upper arm must be replaced.
  1. Raise and support the vehicle safely.
  2. Remove the front wheels. Support the lower control arm assembly with a floor jack.
  3. Separate the upper ball joint from the steering knuckle using a ball joint separator tool.
  4. Remove the self-locking nuts from the upper arm anchor bolts. Remove the upper arm from the vehicle.

Do not disassemble the upper arm. If the ball joint or bushings are faulty, or the upper arm is damaged, the entire upper arm must be replaced.
To install:
Use new self-locking nuts when installing the upper arm and strut.
  1. Install the upper control arm assembly into the strut tower.
  2. Connect the upper ball joint.
  3. Install the front wheels and lower the vehicle.
  4. With all four of the vehicle's wheels on the ground, torque the upper control arm nuts to 47 ft. lbs. (65 Nm). Torque the castle nut to 32 ft. lbs. (44 Nm); then, only tighten it enough to install a new cotter pin.
  5. Tighten the wheel nuts to 80 ft. lbs. (110 Nm).
  6. Check and adjust the vehicle's front end alignment.
The bushings on the front lower control arms are replaceable on most models.
This procedure requires the use of a press and may be above the skill range of the average driveway enthusiast. It is recommended that this procedure be done by a qualified machine shop if you are not skilled in the proper use of a press.
  1. Remove the lower control arm that is in need of new bushings.
It is recommended that both the left and right lower control arm bushings be replaced at the same time. The vehicles handling may become unstable if there are new bushings on one side of the car and worn ones on the other.
  1. Set up the control arm in a press.
  2. Using a impact socket of the correct length and size, press out the old bushing.
  3. Install the new bushing by slowly using the press to push it into the control arm.
  4. WARNINGExcessive force could cause the bushing to bend or tear so be careful.
  5. Once the bushing is properly seated in the control arm, remove the arm from the press and install it on the vehicle.

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