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How do you replace crossover gaskets on 2006 impala 3.5l

Coolant leaking from the front left and right crossover flange gaskets.

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the best thing to get is the Haynes manual for your car at advanced auto or autozone or somewhere like that and the book will tell you how to take everything apart and put it back. i think the manual is about $16.00

Posted on Jul 30, 2008

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SOURCE: leaking coolant at intake gasket area but not into oil

$400 is a very good price for it, very long process. Took my mechanic 6 hours on my 99 Malibu, have to remove the head. $700 for my malibu

Posted on Dec 02, 2008

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SOURCE: Coolant Temperature Sensor location on 2006 impala

driver side of the engine block, forward and above the transmission. This piece threads into the engine block.

Posted on Jul 22, 2009

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replace the gasket but I would take it to a shop if you are not familiar with that engine the injection system will have to come out and it is delicate.

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Posted on Sep 02, 2009

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SOURCE: Coolant leaking underneath engine. Can't really

I HAVE A 2006 CHEVY TRAILBLAZER AND NOTICED THIS WEEK IN THE EXTREME COLD AFTER I HAVE LET THE TRUCK WARM UP IN THE MORNINGS THERE ARE SMAL PUDDLES OF ANTIFREEZE THAT IS LEAKING IN FRONT. AFTER I DRIVE IT I HAVE NOT NOTICED THAT IT IS STILL LEAKING AND THE TEMP IS NOT GOING UP WHILE I DRIVE THE TRUCK. WHAT COULD POSSIBLY BE WRONG?

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How to fix oil leaks in chevy ss impala 1996



Instructions

1. Removal

Unscrew the bolt that holds the negative connection to the Impala's battery. Set this bolt aside for later use.

Remove the engine cover to access the intake manifold and manifold gasket. Disconnect the throttle body inlet duct from the engine.

Twist off the radiator cap to allow draining of the coolant to flow more smoothly. Place an empty container beneath the radiator's drain plug, and remove this plug. Allow all of the engine coolant to drain into the empty container. Replace the drain plug once you are finished.

Tag all of the electrical wiring and hoses before removing so that reconnection is precise to factory settings. Remove these parts, individually, from the intake manifold.

Loosen the bolts that hold the intake manifold to the Impala's engine block. Lift the intake manifold from the block once all bolts have been completely removed.

Use the flat-head screwdriver to pry the old intake manifold gasket from the engine block. Discard this part once you have removed it.

Clean the engine block thoroughly with the engine degreaser and linen cloth. If necessary, use a gasket scraper to remove excess buildup and grime.

2. Installation

  • Coat the top and bottom of the new intake manifold gasket with a chemical sealer so that it bonds to the engine block securely. Position this new manifold gasket so that it lines up perfectly with the cylinder ports of the Impala's engine block.

Place the old intake manifold on top of the newly-installed manifold gasket until it aligns with all of the holes of the cylinder flanges and manifold gasket.

Attach all of the bolts with your hand to the manifold. Once all bolts have been positioned, use a torque wrench and apply 15 foot-pounds of pressure to the bolts to secure the manifold into place.

Reconnect all of the necessary hoses and electrical wiring to the intake. Pour the engine coolant back into the radiator.

Reattach the engine cover on top of the intake manifold and engine block. Start the Impala's engine and check for any leaks around the new intake manifold gasket.

Jul 08, 2012 | 1996 Chevrolet Impala SS

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2007 JUST STARED LEAKING COOLANT---TOOK CAR TO A PONTIAC DEALER SAID NOTHING WAS LEAKING BUT THE CAR IS LOSING COOLANT


is it leaking on passenger side toward front could radiator ,hose ,water pump . if it smoking white it burning coolant in cylinders head gasket. how often is it loosen coolant it not got hole in the plastic overflow container. check oil make sure not milky white .

Dec 07, 2010 | 2006 Pontiac G6

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Oil leak


nstalling the Oil Pan
  • Make sure the sealing surface of the pan's rim is flat and capable of providing a seal before reinstalling it.
  • Check the flanges of a steel oil pan for warpage.
  • Use a straightedge or lay the pan, flange side down, on a flat surface with a flashlight underneath it to spot uneven edges.
f13-29.jpg Checking the flatness of an oil pan flange. Used with permission of Detroit Gasket - Copyright 1999.
  • Carefully check the flange around bolt holes. Minor distortions can be corrected with a hammer and block of wood.
  • If the flanges are too bent to be repaired in this manner, the pan should be replaced.
Once it has been determined that the flanges are flat, install the oil pan with a new gasket.
  • Tighten the screws evenly. Do not tighten any of the screws all of the way until all of the screws are started in their threads.
  • Use an inch-pound torque wrench to torque the screws to specifications.
  • Look this up in the service manual. Specifications usually range from 60 to 150 inch-pounds. This is not very much, but it compresses the gasket and allows it to work properly.
NOTE THIS IS FOR A 3.5L

May 22, 2010 | 2006 Chevrolet Impala

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Oil and Coolant leak of about 11/2 quarts coolant - 1/2 quart oil per night Leak 1 (Coolant) Appears to be coming from the radiator bottom right corner. Leak 2 (oil) Appears to be coming from the engine...


The passenger right side of the car doesn't have any flanges for cooling system, if that's correct then your radiator has a leak or puncture.

The driver side of vehicle has both the in and out flanges for the radiator. Very common to see leak at the drain valve leaking (not closed tightly). In the same area would be bottom flange of radiator which the composite flange is degrading and causing the leak.

The middle part of the bottom engine compartment is where your oil/coolant cooler assembly just above the oil filter. A loose oil filter could be the cause 95% of the time and 5% would be a bad o-ring from the oil cooler to the oil filter flange.

Dec 16, 2009 | 2000 Volkswagen Beetle

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Coolant level


could be coolant leak possibly water pump common for that car. how many miles. think t-belt and water pump. Would be better to do both. or coolant leak from coolant flange on left side of engine under the plastic covers pull covers off both top one and smaller side one you will be able to see coolant flange from that view. look for pinkish or white trail on block below the flange or if you can look on the right side of engine from under car to see if there is a trail on that side on the right side it will be leaking water pump.

Sep 02, 2009 | 2001 Audi TT

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2005 Dodge Stratus Coolant Outlet Flange


The water outlet housing if installed properly, shouldn't leak. The only way to build up too much pressure would be for the thermostat to be stuck closed. I would find out where the leak is coming from before I went any further. Use the bleeder screw in the housing to bleed the air out of the system.

Aug 25, 2009 | 2005 Dodge Stratus

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Antifreze leak


it ia usually the coolant flange you can get the part from the deaker and replace it yourself

Aug 21, 2009 | 2000 Volkswagen Jetta TDI

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2006 Chevy Impala Heater only works when accelorater is depressed


Impalas are known for this issue, where the heating won't work properly.... usually caused by trapped air/bubbles in cooling system or slightly low coolant level. Park car so that the right front side is elevated and remove the coolant OVERFLOW bottle cap (NEVER the radiator cap) while engine is running.. This should allow the trapped air to escape. Also add a bit more coolant if needed.

Dec 25, 2008 | 2006 Chevrolet Impala

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1998 mustang gt coolant leak


I just had the same problem. Ford design the intake manifold with plastic water crossover which cracks. The coolant will leak onto the top of the block and and then down the back of the engine. This intake design is a known defect and was ocvered under by Ford for 7 years past the date of mfg. The crack either is in the crossover or the thermostat housing. I happed on this when I found the same leak and traced it back to the thermostat housing. I changed the thermostat, but it leaked worse. You can pickup a aftermarket for $200 and it's about 4-6 hr job to replace.

Oct 18, 2008 | 1998 Ford Mustang

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