Question about 2002 Mazda Protege
When you drain & refill a cooling system air is often traped in places like the heater core. If so the coolant level will appear full before it really is. To burp you need to add coolant till full or just over. Adjust the heater control to MAX heat. This will let full force of water pump to push air out of heater core. Fan speed dose not matter. Next start the motor & let it idle. As it warms up the thermostat will begin to open and close. This is when you should see fluid level drop as trapped air is pushed from system ( add fluid as needed). If this is working right you should fell quite hot air coming from heat vents. If air doesn't seem hot enough adding RPM by pulsing gas pedal should do the trick. And that should do it.
Posted on Jul 14, 2013
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Feb 07, 2016 | Cars & Trucks
Jan 27, 2016 | Cars & Trucks
Dec 29, 2015 | Nissan Cars & Trucks
Apr 18, 2013 | 1998 Chevrolet Cavalier
Jan 16, 2013 | Cars & Trucks
May 01, 2017 | Cars & Trucks
Jul 02, 2011 | 1993 Eagle Vision
Sep 01, 2009 | 1999 Honda Accord
Sep 27, 2008 | 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee
136 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: