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1997 Mercury Villager Thermostat Replacement

Need help on thermostat removal instructions. The thermostat appears to be wayyyy tucked under back on the left side of the engine. It appears that the thermostat housing has 2 hoses attached to it (one large, one small). It also looks as though there is a plastic cover in the way which will need to be removed just to get at it. Not your typical easy thermostat removal at all. Does all this sound right? Anybody have experience with this?

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