Here is a link to an autoMedia.com's autoCare article which should be helpful. http://www.automedia.com/autoCare/ccr20041201th/ccr20041201th.asp?affid=
This is a very easy repair. Most anyone can do it.
As always, unhook the negative cable from your battery.
Then drain some of the coolant from your radiator. Tighten the draincock after you do. Turn that coolant in for recycling.
Follow the upper radiator hose to the engine. The thing it's hooked to is the housing for the thermostat. It's in three pieces; the thermostat is in the outermost one. Remove this piece. Look at how the thermostat is oriented in the housing, because it goes back the same way as it came out, and then remove the thermostat.
When you buy your thermostat, always get a new gasket. You put the gasket on the thermostat, put the thermostat in the housing, and put the housing back on the engine. Torque it to 7 lb-ft and you're almost done.
Next, use a 12mm deep well socket to loosen the bleeder bolt. This is on top of the thermostat housing, between the coolant temperature sender (for the gauge) and the thermowax sensor (for the fuel injection system). It looks like a silver bolt with a nipple sticking up out the middle of it, and it's the only thing on there that doesn't have wires coming out of it. Anyway, loosen this up about a half-turn or so. Open the radiator cap and start pouring either "all makes all models" antifreeze, or "Honda Genuine" antifreeze, into the radiator until some comes out of the bleeder bolt. Close the bleeder bolt, put the radiator cap back on, hook the battery back up, and you're done.
There was not a 1999 Honda Accord LXi made. Do you have a 1989 Honda Accord LXi?
The temperature gauge sending unit, located on a 1989 Honda Accord LXI is located on the thermostat. It is the small connection with a single wire sticking out of it.
Shoot me an e-mail and I can send you a PDF of how to do this. CBspeckman@comcast.net
Yes, this is an interference engine. Replace the belt every 60,000 miles.
One in excellent condition will be worth around $4,000 average retail.
A 1989 Accord Lxi fuel pump can be reached vial the service panel located under the rear seat. Remove the seats and panel to reach the pump.
The Oxygen sensor of a 89 honda accord lxi fuel injection 2.0 valve engine is located in front of the engine on the manifold .
i also have a 1987 Honda accord lxi 5spd. It takes regular 10w-30 motor and it takes about 2 quarts
Yes! They are the same lug pattern.
I just had the fuel pump replaced in my daughters 1989 LXI and it was $336.00
Yes it will fit.
if it is the same trim level, yes. (lx, ex, dx, lxi)
They should fit as both years are the 3rd generation Accord.
check your main relay and connections
the 1989 Honda accord lxi has a brake lamp light on the dashboard, if the brake lamp light is on, this means you have a brake/tail light out or disconnected
A 1987 Honda Accord LXI 4 door automatic Is Front wheel Driver the Engine should be in sideways if so it is front wheel drive
I am trying to find out the same thing myself. A couple of people have told me from $200-$300.
http://www.modifiedlife.com/1988-honda-accord-car-radio-wiring-diagram/ Visit here it has full diagram, GL!
I believe its attached on the frame underneath the driverside door.
Use 5W30 any major brand.
1988 accord will not go into 5 gear
The capacity of the oil is 3.5 litres when replacing oil and filter.
2.0 liter 4 cylinder. 120 HP stock