What size thermostat does a 1988 Lincoln town car with a 5.0 engin need?
I was looking at one of the Ford websites and it shows :
For a 1988 Lincoln Town Car , 5.0 liter / 302 cubic inch V8 engine :
( Motorcraft RT-1139 engine cooling thermostat , 190 * Fahrenheit )
draim antifreez unbolt the bolts( studs) on either side of the thermostat housingthe one colser to the front has a nut that is undone first then revome the small ground. then remove the studs lift off housing. then revmove thermostat. clean and dry both surfaces. place in new thermostat, it already has a seal built on it then assemble. start engin top up coolent. you may need to burp the system to release any air…
You can locate the thermostat on the front of the engine follow the upper radiator hose back to the engine - the thermostat is located in the engine housing that the hose connects to, there are usually 2 bolts that you need to remove, take of the housing that holds it in place, remove the gasket and clean, test the thermostat or put in a new one - to test the thermostat hold it over…
removing the thermostat on a 1997 BMW 528i series will be simple. First the fan will need to be taken off, then the cowl covering will need to be removed. After these parts are removed, the thermostat is in plain view. The hoses on the thermostat do not need to be removed on this car. The thermostat will removed by taking the two bolts off.
Changing a thermostat in a 1997 Dodge Ram 318 is very simple to do. First the radiator hose will need to be removed from the thermostat. After the hose is removed, loosen the nuts that are holding the thermostat in place. Then the thermostat will need to be pulled out using just the hands. Then replace with a new thermostat.