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Heater only blows cold 1998 gmc jimmy

Flushed heater core,replaced thormostat/fan work good?

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Are both heater hose getting hot

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SOURCE: 2001 gmc jimmy defroster-heater blower will not direct heat

you have a vacuum leak

Posted on Jan 07, 2009

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SOURCE: 94 GMC Jimmy heater fan not working

if you hear the fans blowing and no heat is coming
then you mite have to replace the heater.

before you try to replace the heater talk to Lords

Posted on Dec 04, 2008

SOURCE: 2001 gmc jimmy engine warm but heater blows cold air

Disconnect the heater hoses from the water pump and the intake manifold. Get a compressor and blow out the hose (put the air hose into the the hose that came off the mainfold. then flush the system and replace the antifreeze.

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SOURCE: 1998 GMC Jimmy SLT warm air only from heating ducts

if you claim that your heater core is flushed properly then my bet is the temp regulator is bad.

Posted on Jan 13, 2009

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SOURCE: need a diagram or instructions on how to replace a heater core 97

buy a haynes repair manual for your vehicle

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We live in a cold climate. Our 1998 GMC Jimmy Heater will not provide cabin heat. The engine warms normally. We replaced the thermostat just to make sure the coolant was warm enough. The blower operates...


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DO IT FOWARD AND BACK FLUSH / COVER DIST. CAP OR YOU WILL
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Mine did the same thing you need to have heater core flushed out. Dexcool coolant clogs it up get it and the radiator back flushed and changed to regular coolant. This should fix the problem.

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Flushing the heater core is fairly easy just remove the 2 hoses going to the heater core and use a different hose if you have to and use a garden hose to backflush the blockage out..this may take as much as 5-6 times also check for vacumn lines missing or disconnected or breaks pinched ect... some where in the vicinity of the passenger side under hood by the a/c lines ect. good luck hope this helps

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if you claim that your heater core is flushed properly then my bet is the temp regulator is bad.

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if you hear the fans blowing and no heat is coming
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This is a common complaint for the 4.3 v-6 by GM, what happens over time is air gets into the cooling system, usually a small coolant leak at the intake manifold gasket. Ait gets in the cooling system and starts electrolisis. From this the coolant starts to solidify. If I'm correct your heater core is plugged. Remove the radiator cap (engine cold only) and inspect the coolant. The proper color should be red. If the elctolisis is taking place the coolant will turn to rust and look like mudd. If you find mudd in the radiator, most likely the heater core is plugged. This is a very expensive repair. You'll need to remove the raditor & sent it out to be boiled out. Replace the heater core, thermostat and the coolant hoses. You'll also need to perform a "prestone" flush. You may need to flush the cooling system monthly until the system is clean.

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