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2015 Honda CR-V Owner's Manual ➜ How to Handle Overheating

Overheating  
How to Handle Overheating  
Overheating symptoms are as follows:  
1How to Handle Overheating  
H
The temperature gauge needle is at the  
power.  
mark or the engine suddenly loses  
3WARNING  
Steam or spray comes out of the engine compartment.  
First thing to do  
Steam and spray from an overheated  
engine can seriously scald you.  
Do not open the hood if steam is coming  
out.  
1. Immediately park the vehicle in a safe place.  
2. Turn off all accessories and turn on the hazard warning lights.  
u No steam or spray present: Keep the engine running and open the hood.  
u Steam or spray is present: Turn off the engine and wait until it subsides.  
Then open the hood.  
NOTICE  
Continuing to drive with the temperature gauge  
needle at the  
H
mark may damage the engine.  
Continued  
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