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My 1992 taurus has a bad thermostat.

How do I replace it?

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Follow the upper radiator hose to the engine that is the thermostat housing when the car is completly cold remove the upper hose and then the housing remove the gasket and thermostat replace with new one and reinstall in reverse order then fill radiator and let the car run with the radiator cap off untill the thermostat opens then top off the system with antifreeze and close radiator cap and let it run and check for leaks

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