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Car wont start after overheating

My Acura TL started to over heat I found a crack in my radiator replaced it. Then I replaced the spark plugs. But the car still wont crank over what could be the problem

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    tony chavous May 11, 2010

    the car wont turn over at all or will turn over but wont start

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SOURCE: over heating i have already replaced spark plugs ,changed radiator and thermostat and still the same please help????

you need to run the car and see if the fan comes on if it does change the thermostat and gasket if it does not you need a fan sensor

Posted on Nov 29, 2008

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SOURCE: how to change spark plugs on 2005 acura tl

Hi,

you need a 6 inch extension, short 3/8 ratchet, 5/8 plug socket, 3/8 swivel "u" joint, (sold at sears) 8mm 1/4 drive socket deep well and 1/4 inch ratchet.

find the coil packs (6 total, three in each head.)
remove the two retaining nuts holding each coil pack using 1/4 8mm socket and ratchet.
twist the pack to break the sticking boot below.
pull up (be careful to not rip the boots however it may still happen but rare.)
remove coil packs, the rear is a little more difficult with the intake.
use 6" extension and u joint and ratchet to remove plugs and replace.
reverse order to assemble. Good luck, and hoped this helped.

Posted on Jan 04, 2009

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SOURCE: 96 acura tl 3.2l is overheating+signals wont work

Start with the easy one (hopefully). You probably have to replace your turn signal flasher. It's located behind the dash, driver side of steering column in the relay block (just pull out to remove).
Your overheating problem: Are you losing coolant, or is the car just running hot? Any leaks, puddles?
Check the cooling fans to make sure they are kicking on as the engine temp rises. If not, you may have a bad switch that is not telling the fan to go on. If fan(s) are operating ok, check the thermostat. If it isn't opening properly, it could be the cause of the overheating. If you have a leak in the system, then when it gets too low, it starts to overheat. Many possibilities, So, let me know the answers to the above so I can help further if needed.

Posted on Jul 22, 2009

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SOURCE: My 99 acura tl is overheating,when i turn the A/C

check if the radiator fans are not working , what happend ..the A/C condenser located at the front of the radiator transfer the head into the radiator overheating the engine, that;s way they have to be always on when the A/C is on..also check the coolant level, if it is low you can have the same problem..

Posted on Aug 02, 2009

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SOURCE: MY 97 ACURA TL CRANKS CRANKS BUT WONT RUN I JUST

my 07 acura 2.5tl is not sending power to starter and the coil is not seding fire to the plugs but there is gas coming when the car is started is this an alarm stystem problems

Posted on Sep 03, 2009

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