I have a 99 cavalier. The drain plug for mine is in the bottom right corner of the radiator as you are facing the front of the car. You attach a rubber hose to the side and turn the plug counter clockwise to open it. I don't know if a 97 is the same, but cavaliers don't seem to change too much from one year to the next.
Either at the bottom or the rear of the radiator
Should be a drain plug at radiator either in rear or bottom
where is the radiator drain plug on a chev cavalier
There should be a radiator drain on bottom right side. turn it until it stops then pull out on it.
There isn't one, you have to take off the lower radiator hose.
There should be a drain valve on the radiator on the bottom passengers side If not just undo the bottom radiator hose.
Some radiators dont have a drain plug and the ones that do is hard to reach. Its easier and quicker to remove the lower radiator hose. (passenger side,below the engine)
The 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier radiator drain petcock is located on the bottom of the radiator. The drain will be towards the right side of the radiator.
Place something to catch the engine coolant beneath your 1990 Chevy Corsica radiator. Remove the radiator drain plug with a 9/16 ratchet. The engine coolant will drain out.
Open plug at bottom or rear bottom of radiator
The drain plug on the 2003 Chevy Venture is located on the bottom edge of the radiator. It is on the side facing the engine.
The radiator drain plug is located on the drivers side of the car on the front bottom corner of the radiator. It should be visible through the grill on the front bumper
* With the engine cold remove the radiator cap * Move a large container under to catch the coolant as you drain it * Drain the radiator by opening the drain plug at the bottom on the left side
The drain plug should be at the bottom of the radiator facing the engine. Some Chevys did not have a drain plug, on these models the bottom radiator hose has to be disconnected to drain the system.
Drivers front side of the rad.Just found it last week.
on bottom of engine toward the passenger side
If your referring to the drain plug, it's on the driver side of the radiator on the very bottom facing the front of the car. CCW opens the drain valve and CW closes it.
There should be a drain plug on the lower driver's corner of the radiator. Needless to say, the engine should be cool before you do this.
Open the drain plug at the bottom of the radiator on the Cavalier if the plug is there. If the radiator is the model that does not have the plug, then the bottom hose needs to be removed to drain the coolant.
If it is not on the bottom of the radiator, then just remove the lower radiator hose to drain the system.
The radiator drain on a 1992 Chevy Corsica is located on the bottom, left side of the radiator. It provides a quick and effective way to drain the radiator during maintenance.
A 2004 Chevy Avalanche does not have a radiator drain. The front of the vehicle needs to be raised, then the bottom radiator hose disconnected to drain into a pan.
The Chevrolet Malibu radiator drain plug can be found on the right side of the radiator. The drain plug will be at the bottom of the radiator.
I am trying to drain old antifreeze and replace with new and cannot figure out how to remove the radiator plug on my 2001 Chevy impala 3400V6 engine?
There is no engine block drain plug on a 1996 Chevy Lumina. You drain from the radiator using the plastic plug at the bottom.