if the t stat isn't opening up at the temp its set to open up at then yes. If your mechanically inclined you could pull the t stat out and put it in a pot of boiling water to see if it opens up if it doesnt open the replace hope this helps a little
Asked in Jeep Liberty Sport
Your 2003 jeep liberty is running hot and blowing antifreeze What could be the problem?
Thermostat sticking. Replace thermostat and gasket.
Asked in Mitsubishi
Do you check 1994 Mitsubishi galant transmission fluid in nEUtral or park?
in neutral while engine warm and running. be sure to have emergency braake on. ...
Asked in Cars & Vehicles
How do you fix a 2007 Holden Barina's locked transmission on parking shift?
with engine not running,turn key to on then put transmission in neutral then start engine this will usually fix the problem also check fuses there is one fuse that will cause the lockout if fuse is blown ...
Asked in Oldsmobile Cutlass
How do you check transmission fluid for a 1995 Oldsmobile cutlass?
Pull out the transmission dipstick (red handle) just as you would for checking the motor oil, but with the engine running and the transmission in neutral or park. ...
Asked in Peugeot
Should an automatic roll in drive when engine is not running?
Yes, but don't tow it in drive or neutral, it will damage the transmission ...
Asked in American Cars, Transmission Fluid, VW Jetta
What do you do if the Automatic Transmission Fluid is dry and the car is running slow and loud?
You add some ATF (automatic transmission fluid) and hope your transmission isn't shot. Typical fill level is found with the vehicle in neutral and running (with parking brake on!) and the fluid is warm. ...
What do you do if you put your car into gear and it cuts off?
If your car has a automatic transmission, put car in neutral get a rolling start then switch to Drive. If car stays running your problem could be a solinoid switch in transmission. The trans. is stuck in second or third gear which would cause your car to stall out. ...
Asked in Transmission Fluid, Chevy Malibu
Does a 1999 Chevy Malibu have to be running to check transmission fluid?
yes. check your owners manual to see if it has to be in park or neutral though. ...
Asked in Transmission Fluid, Chevy Corvette
How do I check transmission fluid level on 1974 Corvette?
Car on level ground. Engine warm- low idle. Parking brake must be working, Engine running, transmission in neutral. Check transmission dip stick. ...
Asked in Chevy Silverado, Thermostats
2000 silverado 4.8L No heat thermostat replacement?
Try the thermostat, second see if the heater core is plugged up if that's not the problem see if the engine is even running hot enough ...
The hoses and thermostat are changed and the radiator is less than a year old. Why is the car still running hot?
Bad water pump , problem with engine cooling fan ( if it is actually running hot and not a problem with the gauge or sending unit ) ...
Asked in 1995-2005 Chevy Cavaliers
How do you change the transmission fluid on a 1996 Chevrolet Cavalier Z24?
If the transmission has a drain plug in the pan, remove the plug, allow to drain for at least 1/2 hour, so that the torque converter will drain, replace the plug, add fluid, run engine, put transmission in drive, neutral, reverse, neutral, drive, repeat for about 5 minutes, check fluid level, top off if needed, repeat running in drive, neutral, reverse. If the transmission does not have a drain, you have to drop the pan, which is best done by a transmission...
How do you check transmission fluid level on 97 Plymouth grand voyagerse 3.3?
check it on the dipstick while the engine is running in either park or neutral. ...
What type of transmission fluid in 1990 dodge B350 van?
Pull the transmission dip stick out and read it. It will tell you what fluid to use and how to check it. With the older Chrysler automatics, they want the engine running and the transmission in neutral to get an accurate reading. ATF+4 ...
How do you fix a coolant temperature circuit low input problem on a 1999 ford Explorer?
That definition means that for some reason the PCM is seeing a low input from the ECT sensor. That could be sensor problem, a wiring problem, or a PCM problem, but the most likely problem is that the truck is actually running too cold. That could be a stuck open thermostat, or an incorrect temperature thermostat installed. ...
Asked in Transmission Fluid, Toyota Camry, VW Golf
Should your 2000 Camry be running when check transmission fluid?
Yes, the car must be put in Neutral gear, after going slowly though each gear. ...
Asked in Plumbing
Why was water running in boiler when thermostat off?
The thermostat controls only the temperature of the water.
What would be the problem if a 1995 Grand Prix is running hot but you have put in a new water pump and thermostat?
Perhaps plugged radiator - have it boiled out or replaced
Why would a car just stop running when you are in reverse?
Type your answer here... it is possibly a torque converter problem or transmission faulty ...
Asked in Ford Escort LX
Is a 1999 Ford Escort flat towable?
It is towable only if it is a manual transmission in neutral. An automatic transmission is not towable unless the front wheels are put on a dolly or raised off the ground. The reason for this is that the pump that supplies lubricant to the transmission only runs when the engine is running. ...
Asked in Honda Accord, Thermostats, Honda Accord LX
When taking of a 1986 Honda accord thermostat what can you replace it with?
Replace it with the exact same temperature thermostat as the one you removed. Do not run the engine without a thermostat. The thermostat is required to keep the engine running at the optimum temperature that will give the best performance and mileage. If it is overheating running it without a thermostat is not the solution. ...
Asked in Pontiac Grand Am, Ford F-150
How do you check 2004 F-150 transmission oil level?
put you truck in neutral with motor running ...pull you dip stick ....better put the emergency on ...