How do you change the thermostat in a 1997 cavalier?
Need to know if its a 2.4 L LD9 or a 2.2 L motor
Changing a thermostat in a 1997 Plymouth Voyager is very easy to do. You will need to follow the radiator hose to the thermostat. You will then take the hose off the thermostat and remove the two bolts holding the thermostat in place. Make sure to clean the area before putting the new thermostat in place.
Changing a thermostat in a 1997 Dodge Ram 318 is very simple to do. First the radiator hose will need to be removed from the thermostat. After the hose is removed, loosen the nuts that are holding the thermostat in place. Then the thermostat will need to be pulled out using just the hands. Then replace with a new thermostat.
Should be located in a removable housing at the engine end of the upper radiator hose Drain about 1 gallon of coolant from the radiator Remove this housing Note how thermostat is installed in housing Clean both surfaces Re-install thermostat Re-install housing Re-fill coolany slowly to prevent an air lock Start engine and look for leaks Run engine to normal operating temperature with heater on Re-check coolant level