How do you replace the thermostat located on a Oldsmobile Custom Cruiser?
remove old thermostat and replace with new thermostat and gasket
Replacing a thermostat on a 1999 Oldsmobile Cutlass is very easy to do. First you will find the thermostat by following the upper radiator hose. It is under the exhaust crossover. The thermostat has two 13 mm bolts holding it in place. Take the bolts off to remove the thermostat and replace with a new one.
1996 3.1 litre Thermostat The thermostat on a 3.1 litre is located under the throttle body where it connects to the intake manifold. I found it was easier to remove the throttle body when replacing the thermostat. You first have to remove the throttle cable bracket that is mounted on the throttle body. After that you will be able to see the thermostat housing. The bottom hole on the thermostat housing is slotted so you…
Follow the top radiator hose UNTIL it reach a metal neck-like- thing.Disconnect to hose Follow the neck to where it connects to the thermostat casing. Un screw the two bolts and and remove the thermostat from the casing.. You'll have to remove the air intake( The giant hose that will get in your way) ................
This is difficult to do. it is located on the top of the engine on the right side. If you remove the air breather box first it will give you some room to work but the back bolt on the thermostat is really difficult to get out due to lack of room to move the wrench. it takes several hours lots a patience.
To replace the thermostat on a 1998 Cadillac, locate the area you will be working in. The thermostat is located at the rear of the engine on the drivers side. Then locate the upper hose. Remove the upper hose from the housing and disconnect the unit. You can then safely replace the thermostat piece.
The labor time to replace a thermostat on your 2000 Olds Intrigue, is about one hour. How much it costs depends on the Hourly Shop Rate at the repair facility that you select. Just ask them what their hourly rate is & that will also be your labor expense. Also, cost of the thermostat, around $15.00.