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For the 1999 Ford expedition it is recommended that you use the Ford Premium engine coolant which is green in color. You should not use the Ford extended life engine coolant which is orange in color.
On your 1999 Ford Expedition : The thread on cap on your engine coolant reservoir ( located at the front of the engine compartment , on the drivers side ) is the pressure cap / radiator cap
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.
a coolant flush, transmission flush, your driveline and a tire rotation
Coolant recovery tank
To actually "flush" the coolant in this vehicle you will need a flush machine. To do that we did at the dealership, drain the radiator (you need a 1/4 inch ratchet and 1 inch extension) then use a vacuum fill too to fill with new coolant.
why does the coolant only leak when engine is off on my 1999 grand am?
Green coolantGreen coolant
According to the 1999 Ford Expedition Owner Guide : It came from the factory with a 50 / 50 mix of distilled water and GREEN color antifreeze ( meeting Ford specification ESE-M97B44-A ) in the engine cooling system
Any brand coolant will work.
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.
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.
your coolant tank should be on the pass. side inner fender
Bank 2 is the drivers side of the engine in your Ford Expedition
On a 1999 Ford Expedition : It's supposed to be at the front of the engine compartment , on top of the radiator support
The engine oil dipstick is on the drivers side of the engine
"Toyota Long Life Coolant" or equivalent.
how to locate engine coolant temperature sensor on a 1999 Cadillac De Ville Concurs
beside the thermostat housing on top of the engine
The coolant sensor is on top of the engine. It is between the ignition coil and the tfi module.
According to the 1999 Ford Expedition Owner Guide : With engine oil filter change : ( 6.0 U.S. quarts )
on the right side of the engine
Have your cooling system serviced. Drain, flush, and coolant replaced. Install a new thermostat.