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1990 Acura Integra Question: MY CAR A 1988 HAS ONLY 50000 M .

 

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Visitor, 1.8L 4 Cylinder, Cape Coral, FL, July 14, 2010, 10:48

AFTER RUNNING 5 MI OR SO WHEN THE HEAT GAGE READS TO HALF WAY ON GAGE MY CAR SHUTS DOWN TO 20 MILES AN HR.AND MY RADIATOR FAN ONLY STARTS UP WHEN I TURN ON THE A/C FAN THAN BOTH FANS WORK WHAT IS THE CAUSE.

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    July 14, 2010, 10:53
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    the coolong fan comes on when the engines reaches 209F. you have not reached that at half way. when the ac comes on, both fans start up and run to cool the condenser.
    I would look at the distributor as you reason for shuting off. common problem.

    Roy

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    Visitor, October 03, 2010, 14:00

    my 98 was having a problem similar..the fan fuse was blown and then it just went out..i replaced the timing belt, water pump, and fan

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