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Guest Message by DevFuse

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Another dumb question Thermostat Removal

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#1 RXJ


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Posted 30 June 2013 - 11:21 AM

1993 Loyale EA82


TODAY..right now I'm trying to remove the thermostat. She's stuck...i think.


How do I get it to pop out without damaging it....I'm not even sure it's bad, just figured I may as well replace it before I give the car to my kid...and I do remember the car running somewhat hot at random times.


I don't want to damage it just in case whatever.


This is just a friction fit right??

It should just pop out when I pull up right?


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Posted 30 June 2013 - 11:23 AM

Use a small screwdriver to pry it up off of the lower half of the housing. Examine the rubber ring around the diaphragm for cracking.

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Posted 30 June 2013 - 11:30 AM

okay..i thought so...just a pry job/friction thing..

many thanks

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Posted 30 June 2013 - 03:33 PM

always use dealer part or stant exactstat blahblah bla

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