The 81 Granada is the same chassis as the T-birds and mustangs of that era, known as the fox body or fox chassis. The dash board is held on by about 10 or so bolts and screws. Start by removing the center console, than pry off the defroster duct cover witha screw driver or even your hand. Under the defroster panel on the top of the dash, you will expose about five screws, they sould be Phillips heads but may be 9/32 hex as well. Remove these screws. Also remove the passenger and driver kick panels (picture where tour feet are when sitting in the seat). To do this, you will need to remove the door sill trim, than the kick panel itself. This will expose two bolts that hold on the dash board as well, they should be 10mm hex headed bolts. You will also benifit from dropping the steering column from the bottom side of the dash, should be four 9/16 hex headed bolts that allow the steering column to drop. After dropping the column, you should be able to lift slightly on the dash to expose the heater box. Under the hood, remove the clamps and hoses attached to the heater core. Under the dash, there are several small screws that hold the top on the heater box, you may need to remove more screws from the engine side of the firewall to move the heater box to the point where you can get your fingers and sockets on these small screws. After removing the screws, lift off the box top, exposing the heater core itself. Pull the heater core out, and replce with new one, being sure to not damage it. Put it all back together in reverse order of removal, and enjoy your new heat...
How do you change the heater coil in a 1994 chevy caprice?
A Ford Mustang does not have a heater coil. You must be thinking of your home HVAC.
the HEATER CORE can be removed by removing the dash. how do i ghange the dash
heater coil is good conductor of electricity
89 Buick park ave install a heater coil
The heater coil is located behind the dash board. You will have to remove the dashboard to get at the heater coil
The best way is to do it the same as I did, cuss, moan, groan, take a mus. relaxer & pay someone else. But truthfully if you havw the time find where the 2 hoses go into the firewall for the coil & go from there it`s not easy & it`s very time consuming maybe even two days worth of work & a lot of tools but you can do it.
Clarification of terminology- Heater core not heater coil. And Yes there is a very good chance that it may be leaking.
how do u change a heater coil on a 978 Pontiac Bonneville
The heater coil and a heater core is the same thing. Hot water circulates from the engine and through the heater core then back to engine generating heat for your heater system.
To many steps to list here, would recomend purchasing a shop manual if you intend on replacing that heater core yourself.
If "heater coil" is just another term for "Heater core", then yes, most all cars have them.See "Related Questions" below for tons of information about Taurus / Sable heater cores.
Why would you be removing the dash. Heater Coil? There is a black box on the passenger side by the firewall. 6 screws and the Heater Coil is in there.
kia sportage heater core at autozone is $ 93.99
please tell me how to remove the heater to get too the heater coil
Heater CORE, not coil. The core is plugged and needs back flushing or replacement.
The heater coil is leaking. Water from the cooling system runs through the heater coil to heat the passenger compartment. Antifreeze is corrosive, some heater coils are thin.
The heater core is inside the HVAC housing, under the dash.
Heater core is inside dash board by firewall.
The heater core resembles a small radiator.
unscrew the plastics piece under the glove box right above where your feet would be and the heater coil is in there. you will have to disconnect the hoses from under the hood right in front of the passenger side. there are only 2 hoses connected to it. then just put in a new heater coil and reattach the hoses and screw it back up. all done.
Hi Do you mean heater coil, or heater CORE? Im am going to try one tomorrow or the next day. By the manual it does not seem too bad, but you may need a special tool to disconnect the heater hose from the core.
Heater core plugged? Heater core airbound? Thermostat not opening to allow coolant flow?
heater coil on a linclon town car 2002
Yes, it is very possible that a heater coil is clogged up or even needs replaced if the windows are fogging up. An auto parts store can give you the price for a new heater coil.