Hello, I have a 1990 VW Cabriolet with Digifant 2 electronic fuel injection. There are two different coolant temperature sensors on these cars. They are color coded. The blue coolant temp sensor is for the fuel injection system. The black coolant temp sensor is for the temperature gauge in the dashboard. They are located on a plastic manifold that is mounted to the cylinder head on the front of the engine about the center of left to right. This manifold is what the radiator hoses connect to. You will see two electrical connectors go to this. There are small C shaped clips that hold the sensor into the plastic manifold. To remove the sensor slide the plastic clip out of the side of the manifold, then pull the sensor straight up out of the manifold. There is a rubber o-ring that seals the sensor. Make sure a new o-ring is installed when put in the new sensor. I recommend you get a service manual for you car, and then you can see photos. I recommend a Bentley service manual (red color), or a Haynes service manual, or a Chiltons service manual. Good luck. Roger H. Best Regards,
how to locate engine coolant temperature sensor on a 1999 Cadillac De Ville Concurs
coolant temperature sensor are located where the coolant runs in the block near the thermostat housing normally the connector are on top of the sensor and the sensor itself screws in with a deep socket. The temperature sensor is usaully located where the coolant runs OUT of the engine close to thermostat housing.
where is the coolant temperature sensor locate
The coolant for a BMW x5 is placed into the coolant overflow tank on the left side of the engine compartment. It should be filled to the full mark when the engine is at operating temperature.
The Fiat Punto has a radiator which receives coolant in order to keep the temperature down. The diagram of this radiator can be found in the owner's manual.
To replace the thermostat on a 2002 Nissan Altima first drain out the coolant. Then proceed the to locate the thermostat housing which is by the engine compartment fuse box. Unbolt the housing and replace the thermostat.
To replace a thermostat on a 1992 Geo Storm first locate the its housing. Once found drain the coolant system and remove the housing from the engine. Replace the thermostat.
It is just below and behind on the area where the upper radiator hose attaches to the engine.
Rewiring a temperature is absolutely necessary when the wire has frayed since the temperature gauge in the car will not work with a burnt wire. Locate the frayed wires and cut them off. Measure the amount of new wiring needed and solder them on.
Heater Core or Hose has been compromised? Remove Cover for heater under dashboard if Coolant leaks out Heater core / hose has corroded through Replace Core or Hose. You may need to start car to operating temperature in order to locate leak Be especially careful under dash Once Coolant lines are pressurized ! you may see stream of coolant shooting out of hose or Core ! Eye Protection should be worn !
To drain the coolant on a Mazda 626, locate the drain plug on the bottom of the radiator. Remove the plug and drain the coolant into a pan.
pop the hood, locate the coolant reservoir tank (has a cap with psi and temperature warnings) look on the side of the tank, and there will be a max and a min line. should be filled to min when the motor is cold. hope this helps.
Allow the car to cool. Remove radiator cap. Add water or coolant to fill radiator. Start engine leaving cap off. check to see if coolant is circulating in radiator. Locate upper rad hose, and squeeze to move air bubbles out, or to ecourage circulation. If large air bubble works its way out, add coolant to fill. Once coolant starts to expand and spill out, replace cap. Watch temperature gauge to esure the problem has been rectified. You may have to repeat this procedure.
IT IS LOCATED ON THE INTAKE Because ECT (engine coolant temperature) sensor procedures vary depending upon their location, first locate the part. You may need to partially drain the engine coolant to prevent coolant spillage. * Disconnect the negative battery cable. * Unplug the ECT. * Then, unscrew it. * Reverse the removal procedures to install the new part. * Connect the negative battery cable to the battery.
Locate and remove old coolant temperature sensor (disconnect electric connector and you should be able to loosen sensor with an open end wrench; if it's too tight, use a flared end wrench to break it loose). Catch coolant that spills out after sensor is removed, properly dispose of old coolant. Install new sensor in reverse order. Top off coolant. Clear trouble code & test drive vehicle to ensure vehicle performs to spec.
If starting from empty pull the top radiator hose off the engine and fill the radiator until coolant starts to flow from the engine hose bib. replace and tighten hose. Fill the overflow tank with coolant. Locate the vent on the coolant hose bib (brass fitting), start the engine and allow coolant flow to purge the air from the system. When coolant flows steadily close the vent. Re-top up the overflow tank.
first determine where the leak is at if its a hose then replace the hose but if its somewhere you cant locate try bar's leak or alumaseal found at and parts store
how do you replace a thermostat in a rover 25
To replace the alternator belt on a Citroen Berlingo, you have to locate the tensioner. You can loosen it to replace it.
were can i locate and replace a starter for a 1998 buick regal?
There are all sorts of places that coolant can be leaking from. You just have to look until you locate it.
1988 or 1998? either way it is locate on the thermostat housing. on the 1998 model that is at the front of the engine on the left side (as you look at it) on the top some models have one some have two.
Do you meet coolant temperature sensor? There is no fuel temperature sender. The coolant sensor is in the water outlet. Locate the top radiator hose. Follow it to the water outlet. Right next to where the top radiator hose goes in is 2 sensors. They are both coolant temp. sensors. One sends the temperature to the Powertrain Control Module (The computer for the car) the other is the temp sender to the guage. The one with 3 wires goes to the computer and the one with 2 wires goes to the temp guage on the instrument panel.
The thermostat is located at the end of the LOWER radiator hose. Follow the hose to the engine to locate the thermostat housing.First, drain out your coolant. Remove the hose and unbolt the housing. Make note of position of the thermostat. Replace with new and put back together in reverse order
To drain the coolant system on a 98 Corsa, locate the drain plug under the radiator. Remove the plug and catch the run-off in a pan.