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Have to get at it from under the car , jack up the car and right where the oil drain plug is look straight .there is a hose on the back of the motor between the transmission and motor

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Remove the thermostat housing (2 bolts) and the old thermostat. Note the orientation of the old thermostat (vent valve facing UP). Clean both thermostat housing and block surfaces and remove all traces of old gasket material. Install the new thermostat vent valve facing UP.

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Loosen the bolts that hold down the thermostat housing. Remove the housing to reveal the thermostat.

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Make sure new thermostat is oriented properly and reinstall the housing.

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Drain radiator enough so that there is no spill at that level.
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Replace thermostat (pointy side UP) and apply sealant to both sides of the gasket. (I prefer Permatex #2 - non-hardening sealant)

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Hello! Where is the thermostat located on the 1997 Honda Odyssey? thanks


Follow the lower radiator hose from the radiator up to the thermostat cover. Remove the electrical connector that is on the cover (to the radiator fan switch) and then remove the 2 bolts holding the cover to get to the thermostat.
How to install thermostate:
CAUTION Never open, service or drain the radiator or cooling system when hot; serious burns can occur from the steam and hot coolant. Also, when draining engine coolant, keep in mind that cats and dogs are attracted to ethylene glycol antifreeze and could drink any that is left in an uncovered container or in puddles on the ground. This will prove fatal in sufficient quantities. Always drain coolant into a sealable container. Coolant should be reused unless it is contaminated or is several years old.
  1. Note the radio security code and station presets.
  2. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  3. Drain the engine coolant into a sealable container.
  4. Remove the fasteners from the thermostat housing, then remove the thermostat.
To install:
See Figures 1, 2, 3 and 4
0900c152800b0b85.jpgFig. 1: A thermostat can be tested by placing it in a suitable container filled with water, and heating the water with a hot plate while monitoring the temperature with a thermometer 0900c152800b0b86.jpgFig. 2: The thermostat should open when the water reaches the correct temperature 0900c152800b0b87.jpgFig. 3: The coolant bleed screw is located near the thermostat housing on Odysseys with 4-cylinder engines 0900c152800b0b88.jpgFig. 4: Always install the thermostat with the small pin at the top. The rubber thermostat seal is installed around the thermostat
  1. Install the thermostat using a new seal. If the thermostat has a small bleed hole, make sure the bleed hole is on the top.
  2. Apply an anti-seize compound to the threads of the fasteners.
  3. Reassemble in the reverse order of disassembly.
  4. Set the heater to the full hot position. Set the heater to the full hot position.
  5. On Odyssey models with 4-cylinder engines, locate the coolant bleed valve near the thermostat housing and open the valve 1/2 turn.
  6. Top off the cooling system and overflow reservoir with a 50/50 mixture of a recommended antifreeze and water solution, and bleed the system to remove any air pockets as necessary. Simultaneously squeeze the upper and lower radiator hoses to help push any captured air pockets out of the system.
  7. Inspect all coolant hoses and fittings to make sure they are properly installed and if previously opened, close the bleed valve.
  8. Connect the negative battery cable.
  9. Install the radiator cap loosely and start the engine. Allow the engine to run until the cooling fan has cycled two times, then turn the engine OFF and top off the cooling system as necessary.
  10. Install the radiator cap and inspect for leaks.
  11. Enter the radio security code.
WARNING The manufacturer does not recommend using a coolant concentration of greater than 60% antifreeze. When mixing a 50/50 solution of antifreeze and water, using distilled water may help to keep the cooling system from building up mineral deposits and internal blockage.

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