The radiator on a 1999 Mercury Cougar is flushed by draining the radiator, filling it with water, and adding a commercially available radiator flush. The engine is allowed to circulate for 10 minutes, drained, flushed with fresh water, and refilled with coolant.
SLIDE OFF THE LOWER RADIATOR HOSE AT THE RADIATOR...
To flush the radiator in a 1999 Mercury Cougar V6, first make sure the engine is cool. Put a bucket under the drain plug on the radiator, remove the cap and open the plug. Close the plug, fill the radiator with distilled water, then drain again. Repeat until the water comes out clean. Tighten the plug and fill the radiator with new coolant. Run the engine for about 10 minutes with the heater on high, then check the coolant level and add more as needed to complete the process.
Buy a flush kit at auto parts store and follow instructions
Remove both upper and lower radiator hoses and run your garden hose water through from the top opening.
The flush valve for the radiator on a 1999 Buick Century is located on the bottom of the radiator near the vehicle's frame. When it is loosened, the coolant will slowly drain from the vehicle.
Depends on where you go.
No, it has no cap on radiator. You fill radiator thru the reservoir cap on the rt side of engine. Hope this helps.
it is filled in the overflow tank. the cougar has a sealed system and there is no radiator cap like typical cares
there is no radiator cap. it is a sealed system meaning the only place to fill and check is thru the overflow resevoir.
Buy a flush kit at Wal-Mart or auto parts - comes with instructions , fittings, and adaptors
ON THE TOP OF THE ENGINE WHERE THE UPPER RADIATOR HOUSE CONNECTS...
The radiator on a 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix is flushed by draining the coolant, filling the system with water, adding a liquid flush to the system, and running it for a few minutes. The system is then drained, flushed with fresh water, and refilled with coolant.
i have a 1999 cougar mercury vehicle that all of a sudden doesn't reverse.Why?
Remove The Radiator And Have A Radiator Shop Test, And Flush It.
there is a radiator plug on the bottom passenger side of the radiatior, take that out and flush from the radiator cap.
Just flushing the radiator, no but to flush the system, yes.
Normall follow the top radiator hose to housing "T" should be in housing
To flush a Toyota Previa radiator, first drain the antifreeze in the radiator into a bucket. This is done by turning the valve at the bottom of the radiator. Close the valve and add a radiator flush product purchased at an automotive parts store. Follow the directions on the bottle of flush. This usually means running the vehicle for a certain amount of time and then draining the radiator again.
An easy way to flush a radiator is to remove the bottom hose from the radiator, and put a garden hose in the top fill hole, turn the water on, on the garden hose and let the water push the water out of the radiator. Do not start the truck. This is for flushing a radiator, not an engine. Dont forget to reattatch the bottom hose and refill the radiator as water will also flow out of the engine and will now be low.
i want to know this aswell >.<
You need to replace the thermostat and flush the system of crud.
On a 2001 Mercury Cougar : The radiator is located in the engine compartment , at the front of the vehicle
Cleans antifreeze and dirt out of the radiator
Flush the cooling system? Flush the fuel system? Flush the hydraulic brake system? Flush the AC system? Flush the transmission? Pick one.
First open up the radiator, then there's a drain plug on the bottom of the radiator. Fill with water and drain until clear. Fill it up and good to go.