Could testing your thermostat by putting it into a styrofoam cup in the microwave and not opening be an accurate testing?
No, you need to do it on a stove with a thermometer to see if
and when it opened. It is easier just to replace it. It is
suprising that you didn't break the microwave by putting metal in
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99 grand am is over heating could it be the a bad thermostat?
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What are the symptoms of a bad thermostat on a rx7?
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Why might a 1990 Ford Escort read hot even after you changed the thermostat?
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Why is the radiator fan getting switched on before the thermostat coil in viscous coupling opens contributing in fuel consumption?
Why would a thermostat run hot and the car heater blow cold air?
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If thermostat and timing and water is circulating right what would make a tbi 350 get hot at first and then whenit opens work fine after that unless its cold?
You replaced the thermostat in your 2001 Chevy venture but the van is still overheating the top radiator hose is hard and hot to the touch like the thermostat is not opening up please advise?
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What is the operating temperature of a 1997 Nissan Pathfinder?
Your mechanic used sealant to install thermostat on 99 Dodge Intrepid Could that prevent it from opening up?
Why does the temperature gauge on your car fluctuate?
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What temperature does the discovery 2 td5 thermostat open at?
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Would a broken thermostat on my Audi a3 s reg 1.6 stop your heaters from blowing warm air at the moment they only blow cold?
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Can't fit thermostat in housing 02 Nissan altima do you have to force rubber seal down?
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Why does your temp gauge fluctuate when you drive?
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Do i damage my microwave oven by opening it while its operating?
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Where is the thermostat located on a 1996 Mercury Mystique?
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What would stop the thermostat from opening on a 2002 Pontiac Montana?
Asked in Thermostats
How do you remove a car thermostat?
The thermostat is located where the upper hose from the radiator attaches to the engine block. The two bolts or screws holding it, are through the flange of the thermostat. Since it also fits upside down, observe how the thermostat is located in the block opening before replacing it with the new one.