How do you change the Thermostat on a 1993 Dodge Spirit?
Should be located at the engine end of the upper radiator hose in a housing Drain about 1 gallon of coolant from radiator Remove housing Make note how thermostat is installed Clean both sufaces Replace thermostat and gasket Re-fill coolant slowly to prevent "air lock" Start engine Look for leaks Run engine to normal operating temperature with heater on Re-check coolant level
Your 1993 Dodge Intrepid keeps over heating you have already changed the thermostat thermostat housing upper radiator hose radiator and pressure cap what is left to change?
How do you adjust the calibration of the thermostat sensor readings to the dashboard gauge readings on a 1993 Dodge Spirit The gauge says it's overheating yet the car continues running properly?
you have one of two problems. either you have a bad gauge or a bad sensor. I would go to a pick and pull junkyard and get a new sender off of a car at the junkyard, if that does not help, I would go back to the junkyard and get the gauge of another car and replace it. This will solve your problem Dodge Spirit and Plymouth Acclaims have issues with the temp sensor…
the thermostat on the 3.0L engines is located in a water box, formed in the timing belt end of the intake manifold. This thermostat has an air bleed valve located in the thermostat flange. 3.3L and 3.8L engines have the thermostat housing in a water box formed in the drive-belt side of the intake manifold Under the housing where the upper radiator hose hooks to the engine.