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How do you bleed the air out of a cooling system on a 1990 Chevrolet Lumina with a 3.1L engine?

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On top of the thermostat housing is a bleed valve. Loosen the top nut first, this will bleed it. There is another one on the radiator, but I haven't found it yet.

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