My coolant resevoir is low, puddles of coolant only on top of radiator on 1992 Honda Accord

There is NO signs of leakage anywhere lower than the radiator top

by in Euclid, OH on November 01, 2012
3 answers 4 comments
ANSWER by on November 01, 2012
try repl rad cap to start with it may not be holding pressure anymore
COMMENT by on November 01, 2012
I put new cap on . Could it be thermostat? Thanx
ANSWER by on November 01, 2012
Top tank on radiator is cracked? Dry it off and WATCH it as pressure builds in the system. OH! The power of observation!
COMMENT by on November 01, 2012
I will check this. Thanx
ANSWER by on November 01, 2012
your honda has a plastic tank...tank meets the aluminium core at the edges...that part between the tank and core is known for leaking...replace radiator.
COMMENT by on November 01, 2012
I will check this. Thanx
COMMENT by on November 01, 2012
You're very welcome Mr Jim Malcolm.

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