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Thermostat install for 1989 Maxima

I took the old thermostat out and noticed that the stem was inside the thermostat housing. I wanted to know if the thermostat stem goes inside the engine or the housing.

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It goes inside of the housing unit. but when you put the housing unit on, the stem should be pointing to the engine

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