Cost me $230 to have mine replaced. Had to take it to a shop. This is not a job for the shade tree boys. each make of vehicle can be different, sometimes very different. some do require a qualified mechanic. others are not so bad. the heater CORE is under the dash. sometimes relatively easily accessible. if you think you can do it. first, just to be sure you can get to it yourself, remove a few panels and covers from the underside of the dash. usually the passenger side, sometimes right in the middle of the car, kinda behind the radio(hard to explain in any detail because they all vary, you just have to have a sense of what you need to look for). the heater core looks like a very small radiator with two pipes coming off of it. if you think you've found it. with the engine cool, drain the coolant. remove the two heater hoses (that lead to the firewall)from under the hood of the car. these are roughly an inch in diameter and quite close together. remove the heater core and you get it from here. hope i didn't forget anything.
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The heater CORE is a big job. Get a manual on your car to do the job correctly.
It's tough for an amateur. The heater core is inside behind the console.
heater coil is good conductor of electricity
The dash has to be removed to gain access to the heater box. The heater box then comes out and is split open to replace the core.
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.
The heater coil is located behind the dash board. You will have to remove the dashboard to get at the heater coil
You need to replace the heater coil !
It is probably the heater coil. When it stops working water from the radiator goes back through a hose and when it overfills it emptys into the passenger side floor. You can replace the heater coil or bypass the hoses. Second option will cause heater to stop working.
BIG JOB Get a manual on your car from DISCOUNTAUTOREPAIRMANUALS/COM and it will have pictures and everything.
behind glove box.it is a dog
Clarification of terminology- Heater core not heater coil. And Yes there is a very good chance that it may be leaking.
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.
take out the glove box and 4 screws that hold the cover around the heater core and take off the 2 heater hoses under the hood
You have to pull the dashboard to get to it.
How do you replace the heater core on a jimmy?
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.
On most model vehicles the heater coil is under the passenger side dash. There should be a cover you have to unscrew and two hoses that need to be diconnected and the coil should slide right out. Warning:coolant will leak so make sure you have something to soak it up with!
A Ford Mustang does not have a heater coil. You must be thinking of your home HVAC.
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.
well usually the heater coil would be on the pass side firewall you would have to take that side of dash out were your glovebox is and then you can unbolt and disconnect it and install new one
A "heater" or a "heater core"?