I use 10w 30 and my 88' Honda accord runs greatAnswerAs with any aging car, the older it gets the more leaks itacquires, as lines age and crack and contact points get worn, there are more points to have seep and leak.
In a new car that has not the life experiences that an '88 Honda does it would be fine to run a thiner oil like a 5W30, but as you do have a vintage Honda i would agree with the post above and run a thicker oil such as a 10W30, may be even with an additive such as "XM-5" oil stabilizer, to help with the worn parts and prevent some small seepage and minor leaks.
how do i check the transmission fluid on a 1988 Honda accord, it is a automated
no u cannot do that bolt pattern is different
The battery size for a 1988 Honda Accord LX is a size 25. The battery can be purchased at any auto parts store.
Yes it will fit.
http://www.modifiedlife.com/1988-honda-accord-car-radio-wiring-diagram/ Visit here it has full diagram, GL!
DOT3 from an unopened can.
1988 Honda Accords are not near as plentiful as they were a few years ago. But try this site that is offering one right now: http://www.lemonfree.ca/map.php?year=1988&make=HONDA&model=ACCORD&loc=.
out the petcock on the back side of the radiator
Replace the starter
If you wish to learn how to rebuild a 1988 Honda Accord automatic transmission, then you should purchase Haynes Repair Manual, 1984 through 1989. You can buy this book at Autozone or www.amazon.com.
Please try your local Salvage Yards. They Will have several that will fit your car at a good price. Plus they are good for the enviroment. www.cars.com and www.cartrader.com will help you find a 1988 Honda Accord automatic in your area. Additionally, you may be able to find 1988 Accord on eBay or Craigslist.
add transmission fluid
You have to drop the engine and the trans Good luck
trying rack down a leak
4.5 Quarts with oil/filter change.