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Q: Is it necessary to take out the engine to replace a freeze plug on a 1997 Buick Skylark?
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Do you have to pull the engine to replace freeze plugs?

no, but you might have to pull your transmission depending on which freeze it is.

What size are freeze plug?

They vary. The year, make, model, engine and freeze plug location info is necessary to answer.

Do you have to lift the engine in order to replace the freeze plugs in a 95 3000gt?

The transmission must be removed to access the two freeze plugs on that side. It is easier to remove the engine, but techinically, no, you do not _HAVE_ to.

Where are the freeze plugs located on a 1996 Buick skylark 2.4 and 3.1?

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Do you have to pull the engine to change the freeze plugs in a 1998 Dodge Caravan?

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Can pull the transmission to reach freeze plugs in back of motor?

It is your choice. You can either remove the transmission and leave the engine alone. or pull the engine and leave the transmission alone. If your SMART you will replace all the freeze plugs in the engine.

Are freeze plugs important to replace?

Freeze plugs are located on the sides of the engine block to allow for the expansion of the coolant if it should freeze. Without them the engine block could crack. They do not normally have to be replaced unless they begin to leak from corrosion or external damage.

Why would water be coming out the back of your 1987 Dodge 318 motor are there freeze plugs in the back of the block?

When the engine is removed from the engine compartment, and detached from the transmission, there are freeze plugs on the back side of the engine. You may be able to just disconnect the engine from the transmission, and loosen the motor mounts and lift the engine partially away to replace the freeze plugs.

Where is the Freeze plug located on a 1992 grand prix SE Also How do you replace it?

Should be 1 at the front of engine 1 at the rear of engine on each side Punch a hole in the center of freeze plug and pry out

What kind of freeze plug and what size for a 1991 Buick Skylark?

a round one that you can order online

Gurgle noise in 1995 Jimmy?

Low engine coolant or ineffective coolant. Add or replace anti freeze

How do you remove and replace the freeze plug on a 1996 Ford Bronco?

You have to remove the engine and get freeze plugs pressed in. If you use a rubber plug which have a brass face and bolt in. Remember that they are a temporary fix and will come out if your engine over pressureizes.

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