answersLogoWhite

0


Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2014-11-20 03:34:20

The steel freeze plug is better than a brass freeze plug. This is because the steel freeze plug can withstand high temperature from the engine block. Moreover, the steel freeze plugs usually fit very well.

001
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Loading...

Still have questions?

Related Questions

1994 Honda Accord freeze out plug?

no such thing,freeze in plug


Freeze plug 1997 Ford Escort?

how many freeze plug at 1997 ford escort


What would cause a freeze plug to blow out?

Pressure in the motor building up, using straight water instead of anti freeze, or having a blown head gasket or cracked head would cause a freeze plug to blow out. Better take it to a mechanic and have them look at it.


How do you replace a freeze plug in a 1995 Ford Aerostar?

take a large screw driver and a hammer tap the old freeze plug in the block,replace it with a rubber freeze plug.tighten the rubber freeze plug with a wrench..the metal freeze plug that you pushed inside the block will not hurt anything..hope this helps!!!!


How do i change the freeze plug on driver's side on a 2.8 v6 engine on a 1988 ford bronco 2 xlt?

Locate the bad freeze plug and remove parts that impede the facilitation of reaching the plug. Take a screwdriver and hammer out the old plug. Replace the plug with either a regular plug (a socket that fits the inside of the freeze plug helps) or a rubber expanding freeze plug.


What is another name for a freeze plug?

Expansion plug, or core plug.


Freeze plug location 1996 Chevy lumina 3.1 V6?

Where is the freeze plug. On a 1996 lumina3.1v6


Where are the freeze plug located at?

where is the freeze plug located on a 1992 Chevy beretta and I need a picture on it also


How do you replace freeze plug 1999 Ford Taurus?

How do you replace freeze plug 1999 Ford Taurus?


Replace freeze plug on a 1998 ford Windstar?

Replace freeze plug in a 1998 ford windstar ?


Where is the freeze plug 94 Nissan pick up?

where is the freeze plug 94 nissan pick up?


How do you install an engine block heater 2004 Chevy trail blazer V6-4.2L?

First check and see if there is a pouch located directly beside your battery. If there is a pouch it will contain a plug that is for the factory engine block heater. If there is no plug then you can pursue an aftermarket type. There are several types. If you want to use a freeze plug block heater, you'll need to have someone help you remove a freeze plug. That usually requires that you remove a lot of the peripheral equipment until you can get a clear access to one of the freeze plugs. Measure the freeze plug then go to an auto parts store and purchase a freeze plug block heater of that specific size. Once you have one that will fit into the hole, you can drill a hole in the freeze plug, then use a prying instrument to remove the old freeze plug. The block heater freeze plug usually goes in with a nut to tighten the freeze plug into the hole. BTW, you'll get a lot of antifreeze all over when you do this, and plan on taking your time since it will be time consuming.


How do you replace a freeze plug in your 1992 Chevy?

The hardest part of the job is GETTING TO the freeze plug. Depending on which one is leaking, sometimes you need to pull quite a bit of stuff just to get to the freeze plug. You need to be able to examine it and have clear access to the freeze plug and if it's one of the rear plugs (under the flywheel), you're only option is to pull the engine and/or transmission. Once you can get to it, just drive a screwdriver or other sharp object through the freeze plug and pry it out. Clean the block around the freeze plug then install one of the aftermarket types, preferably one that allows you to tighten a bolt to install it. You'll have trouble getting an original type freeze plug to seal if you don't have the engine block sitting on a workbench. Any time you have an engine machined, always replace the freeze plugs.


Installing freeze plug 1999 Chevy Malibu?

freeze plug location 9 9 chevey Malibu


Where is the freeze plug at on a 1977 ford pickup?

do I have to drain the water and oil first before I remove the freeze plug


What size are freeze plug?

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


Can you run an engine with freeze plug out?

With the freeze plug out it will be impossible to keep water and coolant in the engine as it will all leak out through the freeze plug hole. The engine will over heat and self destruct after a while.


What will happen if a freeze plug blows out?

The engine will leak out coolant/antifreeze from the freeze plug area. Freeze plugs can be replaced, it may take a lot of work to replace one but they are made to be replaceable. It is not advisable to drive any vehicle with a blown freeze plug.


Will a bad freeze plug prevent car from starting?

A bad freeze plug will leak coolant and cause the engine to overheat.


Where is the freeze-plug located at on a 1997 Chevy Monte Carlo?

the car is smoking on the left side is it the freeze plug?


454 Chevy freeze plug location?

there is not just 1 freeze or (soft) plug, there is about 8 give or take a few


What is the size of 351 windsor block freeze plug above starter. I know that is a its a npt pipethread?

If it is a freeze plug it would not have threads. Freeze Plugs are designed to pop out of the block should the water in the block freeze. This could not happen if the plug was threaded. Hope This Helped.


What has happened with the coolant system to cause the head gasket to leak coolant out of the side of the engine block when the car has not overheated and is it worth repairing myself?

If it's out of a freeze plug you might want to take care of it yourself. Sometimes if you don't keep good antifreeze in an engine the freeze plug will rust through and start leaking. Sometimes they just start leaking anyway. If you can get the old freeze plug out and get the surfaces clean you might be able to put in one of the replacment type freeze plugs. That part isn't too hard, it just depends on where the freeze plug is.


Does oil leak from a freeze plug?

NO


Without a freeze plug is jeep still drivable?

no withou a freeze plug the water will escape the engine and cause it to over heat.