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I'm flushing a 1988 Chrysler Newyorker 3.0 liter

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The drain is located on the left hand side down low 1/4 twist on the thumb wing. Know more about auto diagnostic tool

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  • John Oct 31, 2012

    thanks.

    I'm looking for the drain on the engine block, not the radiator.

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SOURCE: engine block coolant drain plug location

They are on the side of the engine block, there will either be a pipe plug or a sensor in the threaded hole(s)

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SOURCE: How can I flush my whole coolant system

Preferable to flush as much out as possible to get rid of the old stuff and can be done at home by undoing the heater hose at the fire wall and using the garden hose to force water through until it comes out clean Dont turn hose on full blast as it will spray out over everything build up to it so it doesnt make a mess.Make sure the heater is in the on position so that water comes out the pipe you took the hose off.Either way though it will still be ok to just undo the bottom radiator hose as the majority of it will come out.

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SOURCE: coolant/radiator flush

No, its not hard to do but keep in mind if youre just going to drain the rad and refill it there is still a lot of coolant in the engine that wont be replaced........the drain plug will be somewhere near the bottom of the radiator,most will be a flat tab that you should be able to turn without any tools....remember lefty loosey righty tighty

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should be on the bottom of radiator,some only have a plug,if you can't locate just undo bottom radiator hose and flush.










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How to properly flush radiator


I know the satisfaction of doing a job yourself but flushes are a menu item at many shops and also are sale priced. Typically you can find a coolant flush for $80-$90 retail. If you look around you should be able to find %15-20 off or $15 - 20 dollars off that price. For $50 - 60 dollars and a half hour of your time it's hardly worth doing yourself.

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1988 XChrysler Newyorker 3.0 fireing order Distributor counter clockwise


Check this diagram for 1988 Chrysler New Yorker 3.0 liter SOHC V-6 VIN "3"...

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1988 Chrysler Newyorker 3.0 fireing order Distributor counter clockwise


Check this diagram for 1988 Chrysler New Yorker 3.0 liter SOHC V-6 VIN "3"...

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I want to flush the coolant on a 2003 Kia Optima 2.4 liter Auto with A/C. How much antifreeze should I buy to mix with water? What is the total coolant capacity?


Coolant capacity is 7.7 qts./7.3 liters, for a 2.4 liter 2003 Kia Optima.
You will not be able to get all the coolant out of the engine, unless you do a thorough engine drain and flush. If you only plan on draining the radiator, you will need less than 2 gallons mixed total to refill it, since some coolant will remain in the engine block and heater core.

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I can not find the cruse control fuse for my 1988 crysler newyorker the book i bought for it want tell me were it is eaither


Usually your fuzes are either under the drivers side kick panel, up under the dash or under the hood, it may also be running in line with another circuit, if you have anything else that isn't working, you CC may be in line with that. Visually inspect all your fuzes by pulling them out one at a time to make suer their all good.

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How to change radiator in a 2001 ford taurus


Instructions Things You'll Need:
  • Ramps and jack stands
  • Phillips and flat head screwdrivers
  • Container for used coolant
  • Crescent wrenches or Ford disconnect tool T82L-9500-AH
  • Hex nut screwdrivers
  • New radiator
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  1. Step 1 Drive your Ford Taurus up a set of ramps onto a pair of jack stands, if it is a 1996 model or newer. Remove the lower splash shields. For 1986 through 1995 models, you can remove all necessary components from above.
  2. Step 2 Begin by disconnecting the negative battery terminal and draining the radiator into a transportable container. Open the plastic draincock on the lower rear of the radiator and crack the radiator cap.
  3. Step 3 Remove the overflow tube from the coolant recovery bottle and disconnect it from the radiator. On SHO model engines, remove the recovery bottle as well. Next unscrew the shroud and remove it from the retaining clips. Disconnect the wires to the fan motor, and remove the fan assembly and shroud in one piece.
  4. Step 4 Squeeze the hose clamp ends together on the radiator side, and remove the upper and lower hoses. For automatic transaxle models, use either the custom Ford disconnect tool T82L-9500-AH or two crescent wrenches to remove the transmission coolant lines.
  5. Step 5 Disconnect the radiator supports. 1986 through 1992 models will have two upper retaining screws for 3.0 liter and SHO engines. 3.8 liter engines will have two driver's side hex nuts and two passenger side screws. All other models have either the upper screws or the combination of right hand hex nuts and left hand screws.
  6. Step 6 Tilt the radiator backwards toward the engine and lift it out. Fit2.gif the new radiator into the support and replace the support screws and nuts. Reattach the hoses and wires in reverse order.
  7. Step 7 Flush the new radiator with either water or a commercial flush treatment. Connect your battery terminals and replace the coolant and let the engine idle for 5 to 10 minutes with the heater on and the radiator cap removed. Top off the coolant as necessary.

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1988 jeep wrangler


If you are trying to solve an overheating problem this will not achieve anything, but if just to clean out dirty coolant this is how its done..
When engine is cold !!! with radiator in vehicle.
1/ Remove Top and bottom radiator hoses.
2/ Insert garden hose into bottom hose connection of radiator (Use a rag to help seal the connection) turn on water fully to reverse flush radiator till water comes out of top connection, repeat a couple of times.
3/ Reconnect hose to radiator , fill with clean water only.
4/ Run engine till it reaches normal temperature, then switch off engine and allow to cool.
5/ Remove bottom hose to drain system again, refit hose and refill with a good coolant mixture according to you climate.

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