1997 Honda Civic Q&A
1997 Honda Civic Question: Coolant Overflow Tank
It is not vary likely that a loose coolant cap on an unpressurized coolant overflow tank will cause the engine to overheat as long as the coolant level is where is should be. Yes, a radiator leak can cause coolant to collect at the bottom of the radiator. I would recommend you have the cooling system on your 1997 Honda Civic pressure tested to be sure where the coolant leak is coming from before replacing any parts. - Russ
Coolant from overflow tank does'nt go to radiator.
Certain models can leak oil externally or allow coolant into the combustion chamber due to a faulty head gasket. The head gasket needs to be replaced to correct this problem.
Hello, whenever I start my 99 Honda Civic it leaves a little coolant on the ground, has just recently started to do this. The check engine light had been on intermittently but went off and has stay...
the car runs at the right temp. the only thing i see wrong is that the coolant is going in to my radiator overflow tank and not going anywhere. After a long drive the coolant will spray out of the ...