Question about 1999 Chevrolet Cavalier
If it's a 2.2 ohv it's a head gasket. If it's a a 2.3 or 2.4 quad-4 ohc it's a water pump.
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Fig. 1: Remove the coolant recovery tank hose from the water outlet
Fig. 2: Remove the upper radiator hose from the water outlet
Fig. 3: Remove the three retaining bolts for the water outlet
Fig. 4: Carefully separate the water outlet from the thermostat housing
Fig. 5: Remove the thermostat from the housing
Fig. 6: Make sure you replace the O-ring when installing a new thermostat
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Please see my tip at http://www.fixya.com/cars/r5929960-s_thermostat . These are generic instructions. Specific instructions for your car are provided below. please get back to me with any questions.
procedure from autozone.com:
Fig. Fig. 3: Unfasten the bolts and remove the coolant outlet
Fig. Fig. 4: Once the outlet is removed, you can remove the thermostat
Fig. Fig. 5: Location of thermostat housing and outlet on engine.
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Please see my tip at http://www.fixya.com/cars/r5929960-s_thermostat .
Specific instructions for your car are as follows. Let me know if you get stuck or have more questions. 5.3L Engine
Removal & Installation
NOTE The thermostat is not serviceable separately. The water pump inlet and thermostat must be replaced as an assembly.
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Fig. 10: Exploded view of the thermostat, gasket and housing assembly - 1997 vehicle shown
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