Question about 1992 Acura Legend
Overheats sometimes. will be driving and hit bump or turn corner. will start to over heat. if already overheating the bump or corner will send temp back to completly normal. if over heating sometimes getting on the gas hard will send temp back to normal. have had engine checks done, thermostat changed twice, pressure tested, dye tested, this car is messing with my head. i do not understand what is going on. I love this car and dont want to get rid of it but need to fix problem. please please help
If there was a head gasket problem there would be white smoke. You may have a water leak somewhere. Maybe a hose came off.
Posted on Feb 12, 2009
This particular model suffers with head gasket problems. I have had to replace head gaskets on several of these vehicles to solve the overheating problem. The two cylinders in the rear of the engine are the problematic ones. The head gasket goes bad in that area which sends combustion gas into the cooling system. This then creates air pockets which in turn causes the engine to run hot. The air pockets then shift and as water starts to circulate again, the temperature goes back down. This cycle repeats over and over.
Solution is to replace the head gaskets.
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Posted on Jan 02, 2017
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