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Sticking thermostat could cause this. If the thermostat is stuck open, it never gives the engine a chance to fully heat the coolant. Follow the top radiator hose to the engine, remove the hose and remove what it hooks to and there's your thermostat.
Thermostat stuck open, clogged heater core, heater flow valve not functioning, or low of coolant.
Follow the top radiator hose to the engine, what that mounts to is the thermostat housing, remove this and there is your thermostat. * ** *** **** ***** Actually, on my 1997 SL2, the thermostat is on the bottom radiator hose. I would check the "Saturn Thermostat Pictures" link below, which also has installation and removal instructions.
Check the thermostat, also there could be a heater core issue...
It is located at the lower radiator hose where it connects with the block.
it could be a couple of things you could have a bad thermostat or a bad heater core
Below the water pump on the front left side of the car.
There are several common heater problems for a 1997 f150. A stopped up or leaking heater core, bad thermostat or clogged up blower fan housing all can cause heat problems.
Check your heater core and thermostat. The thermostat may be stuck open. Does the S10 run hot or cold?
generally if an engine overheats, but then does not overheat when heater is turned on, is a good indication that the engine thermostat is stuck and needs replacing
the heater core could be pluged or the heater control valve is stuck closed
Low coolant? Thermostat not opening? Heater core restricted or plugged? Heater core airbound? Water pump not circulating coolant? Temperature control not working?
It can be that your coolant level is low, your thermostat is stuck, the actuators are sticking...
Yes! Be sure the side of the thermostat with the spring showing faces into the engine.
unscrew take old out, drop new in with gasket put baqck screws IF YOU DONT KNOW HOW TO CHANGE A THERMOSTAT, LEAVE YOUR HOOD CLOSED!
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The thermostat is the most likely culprit. The major clue is that the engine temp stays in the lower middle of the gauge - the heater core would not cause this. The thermostat is most likely stuck in the open position - needs replacement.
Could be bad thermostat or plugged coolant line
Thermostat stuck partially open or heater core clogged. Drain and flush the entire cooling system. Replace the thermostat. Install a 50/50 mix of fresh antifreeze and distilled water, and bleed air from the system.
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i had the same problem w/my 97 avenger its a clogged heater core if u take the hose off from the fiewall and use a hose to unclog the heater core u should be all set.also thermostat can be gone id do thermostat then heater core
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