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@fons1015 follow the upper radiator hose. It will terminate at the thermostat housing.
 
Engine Coolant Thermostat Replacement
 
Removal Procedure
 
[image|1236612]
 
1. Drain the coolant. Refer to Cooling System Draining and Filling .
 
Caution: Unless directed otherwise, the ignition and start switch must be in the OFF or LOCK

position
position, and all electrical loads must be OFF before servicing any electrical component.

Disconnect
Disconnect the negative battery cable to prevent an electrical spark should a tool or

equipment
equipment come in contact with an exposed electrical terminal. Failure to follow these

precautions
precautions may result in personal injury and/or damage to the vehicle or its components.
Caution: Unless directed otherwise, the ignition and start switch must be in the OFF or LOCK

position
position, and all electrical loads must be OFF before servicing any electrical component.

Disconnect
Disconnect the negative battery cable to prevent an electrical spark should a tool or

equipment
equipment come in contact with an exposed electrical terminal. Failure to follow these

precautions
precautions may result in personal injury and/or damage to the vehicle or its components.
 
2. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
 
3. Remove the air intake duct. Refer to Air Cleaner Inlet Duct Replacement
 
4. Disconnect the radiator hose.
 
[image|1236613]
 
5. Remove the thermostat housing.
 
[image|1236615]
 
6. Remove the thermostat.
 
7. Clean all sealing surfaces.

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Original post by: oldturkey03 ,

Text:

@fons1015 follow the upper radiator hose. It will terminate at the thermostat housing.

Engine Coolant Thermostat Replacement

Removal Procedure

[image|1236612]

1. Drain the coolant. Refer to Cooling System Draining and Filling .

Caution: Unless directed otherwise, the ignition and start switch must be in the OFF or LOCK

position, and all electrical loads must be OFF before servicing any electrical component.

Disconnect the negative battery cable to prevent an electrical spark should a tool or

equipment come in contact with an exposed electrical terminal. Failure to follow these

precautions may result in personal injury and/or damage to the vehicle or its components.

2. Disconnect the negative battery cable.

3. Remove the air intake duct. Refer to Air Cleaner Inlet Duct Replacement

4. Disconnect the radiator hose.

[image|1236613]

5. Remove the thermostat housing.

[image|1236615]

6. Remove the thermostat.

7. Clean all sealing surfaces.

Status:

open