General procedure: Make sure the engine is cool. Loosen hose clamp where lower radiator hose attaches to engine - pull forward. Place clean pan under hose to catch coolant that might spill out. Pull hose off. Catch coolant in pan. Remove bolts on the fitting that the hose was attached to. Remove gasket. Remove thermostat (note how it was positioned and which side was facing out before removing -- there may be an alignment notch). Install the new thermostat (the way the original was sitting,with the little "barbell" at 12:00) and gasket. Re-attach hose fitting w/bolts. Re-attach hose and clamp. Put coolant that spilled out back in radiator. Start engine and allow to warm up and check for leaks. Note - If you need to remove your alternator so as to access the nuts holding the thermostat cover remember to disconnect Battery before removing the alternator leads to prevent shorting. Good post on parts location and repair procedure. Only thing I'd like to add is antifreeze has a limited life before it loses it's Ph balance and will turn acidic or base, either one will cause corrosion in the cooling system. Loss of additives can also cause the cooling system to start acting as a ground conductor which will damage the cooling system. There are many different ideas on when to change, I try to change mine every 3 years or 24K miles. If you want there are test strips to check Ph balance, protection temp and Phosphate levels (prevent oxygen molecules from collecting around cylinder liners and etching them - usually more problematic on diesels). HTH, Dave
Where is the thermostat located and how do you replace it on 1992 toyota camry 4 cylinder ingine
where is the thermostat located in a 1999 Toyota Camry located and how do you replace it.
The thermostat is located by the side of the cylinder block near the coolant inlet. Remove the coolant inlet housing after disconnecting cables and loosening the holding bolts. You will be able to remove the thermostat to replace it.,
follow upper radiator hose to motor
The thermostat on a 1998 Toyota Corolla is located next to the alternator. The alternator may have to be taken off to replace the thermostat.
It should be located in the water outlet.
Where is the thermostat located on a 1996 Toyota Tercel?
where is the thermostat located on a 2003 toyota highlander
Tell me where the thermostat on the 1995 Toyota Camry is located?
follow the top radiater hose
my 2001 Camry thermostat is on the bottom hose. my stat is right next to my oil filter
the thermostat is in the front of the block where the bottom rad hose connects.
Follow the upper radiator hose towards the engine block, The part the hose clamps to is the thermostat housing, the thermostat is located under this, generally this requires moving 2 or 3 bolts to acces the thermostat.
1990 Camry 4 cylinder thermostat is located off the bottom intake hose connected to the engine block.
follow the radiator top hose back to engine the thermostat is there under that domed connection
Where is the horn relay located on a 4 cylinder Toyota camry?
thermostat is located on engine block. follow top water hose leading to engine. thermostat is located inside the water intake. remove hose. remove water intake(two bolts)housing. replace thermostat. .
First the thermostat must be located on the 1998 Toyota Rav 4. The thermostat housing is on the left side of the engine under the exhaust manifold. The lower radiator hose flows directly to it. Drain the coolant, remove the hose and mounting bolts. Replace the thermostat from the inside of the housing and reinstall.
The thermostat is behind the alternator. Follow the bottom hose from the raiditor to the engine. In order to replace the thermostat alternator needs to be removed.
The thermostat is located in the water pump behind the timing belt plate cover. the thermostat is in the bottom rad hoase where it conects to the motor.
On the 4 cylinder engine it is located in the water neck where the hose from the radiator goes on the passenger side of the engine.
On a 1993 Toyota Camry Vienta, the thermostat can be easily located by following the lower radiator hose to the point where it attaches to the engine. When replacing the thermostat, always replace gaskets as well.
The thermostat is located on the cooling system on a 2003 Toyota Corolla. The thermostat can also be found by following the upper radiator hose.
The thermostat housing is located on the driver side between the distributor and the transmission. There are two 12mm bolts holding the the thermostat housing. You may want to disconnect the white colored sensor before removing the housing. The thermostat is located underneath the housing.
It is located at the engine end of the upper radiator hose. Take the thermostat housing off. When replacing the thermostat make sure the spring goes toward the engine. It is not the upper radiator hose...it is the lower one..