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Take a hose pipe off and a heater pipe

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SOURCE: how do i flush a radiator

you could try to pull off the bottom hose and run a hose through it till it runs clean then replace the hose fill the radiator half full start the car let it run for a min. or two then do it again untill all the gunk comes out then put antifreeze and half water

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dodge tends to run at about 200dg. i have a 97 with a 318 and this hs been its normal temp since it was new . if it is truly over heating and if the warepump is bad you shoul see water leaking from the bottom of pump . hope this is helpfull

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SOURCE: where is radiator drain cap 1998 pontiac bonneville

The drain **** is located at the base of the radiator on the drivers side. It looks like a butterfly nut.

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Follow the radiator hose to where it connects to the engine block. The thermostat will be in the housing to which the hose is connected.

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Flush radiator


radiator drain plug located lower corner of the radiator.no radiator cap means you have seal type cooling system your coolant overflow jug is where you add coolant.your radiator cap is the overflow jug cap.

May 21, 2013 | 2006 Mercury Mariner

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How to flush radiator


For radiator replacement procedure. I suggest you to click the link below and follow the detailed procedure :-----


How to flush cars radiator?

http://repairhelpcenter.blogspot.com/2011/11/how-to-flush-cars-radiator.html

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Jan 21, 2012 | 2002 Saturn L-Series

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How do you flush the radiator of a 2000 oldsmobile Intrigue since it has no radiator cap?


best way get coolant flush kit at any parts store it hooks in to heater hoses and back flushes the system , fyi the reservoir cap is ur pressure cap acts the same as a radiator cap

Dec 08, 2010 | 1998 Oldsmobile Intrigue

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My friend went me to flush the radiator, wheres the drain plug and fill cap


there may not be a drain plug,the best way to flush the radiator is to take the bottom hose off the radiator & flush it that way, the filler cap should be on the top of the radiator......hope this helps.....cheers

Jul 19, 2010 | 1996 Ford Taurus

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How to drain and flush radiator


at the bottem on the left or the side there is a small key like screw ( righty tighty lefty lucy } then u must remove the radiator cap and also remove the themastate be sure to attach the therma housing and hose and unatch it at the top of the radiator the put water hose in the open cap area and flush for 20 mins turn on engine and let run for 2 min and repeat flushing untill all antifrez desapears. be sure to put every back tack pitchures as you remove so to put back the same way it might be good to get new thermastate

Jun 25, 2010 | 1998 Ford Taurus

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HOW DO I FLUSH RADIATOR


Your car's radiator and cooling system needs to be clean to be cool. As time goes on, your car's radiator builds solid deposits that can clog the cooling system. A quick, inexpensive radiator flush can keep the system in shape. It's important to change your antifreeze seasonally. Before you start your radiator flush, make sure you have everything you need. There's nothing worse than draining your radiator only to realize that you need to drive to the auto store for something!
What you'll need to perform a radiator flush:

  • Phillips head screwdriver or wrench (whichever your radiator drain requires)
  • Cloth rag
  • Radiator Flush solution
  • Coolant
  • Funnel
  • Used coolant receptacle
*Be sure to let your engine cool completely before you loosen or remove the radiator cap. Hot coolant can be painful!

Jun 02, 2010 | 2000 Oldsmobile Bravada

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Trying to flush radiator, where is plug in block, or can I just take bottom hose off radiator, to drain all coolant.


go to auto zone/ O"rileys and buy a flush kit, it is a kit that allows you to cut, a heater hose and install a TEE with a cap on it, the cap end is also the hookup for a water hose, wait until the engine is cool, cut the hose install TEE, hook up water hose, remove radiator cap, turn water on low, crank engine and flush until water is clear, reinstall cap and your block,radiator is flushed, don"t forget to put in coolant

Sep 25, 2009 | 2006 Ford F-150

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91 toyota camry overheating problem


So far you did the right things in the right order. If you have a pressure cap (looks like a radiator cap to the rear side of the engine. Dealer $15) change the pressure cap also and then flush the radiator. A sure sign of blockage is when you open the radiator look around inside the top if you see brown or green kind of gunky stuff. Flush the radiator anyway.
If after the radiator is flushed and you still overheat, the next posibility is the head gasket. But don,t worry yet, follow these steps and observations. (this goes for 93 camry V6 also, I have one)

  1. change radiator cap and pressure cap where applicable
  2. Change the thermostat.
  3. Some cars may have a thermo switch which ramps up the fan(double fan designs). Change that if applicable.
  4. flush the radiator and engine block
  5. change waterpump AND headgasket.
The temperature guage can tell you what you need to know.
  1. If the guage starts to spike up after stopping, pausing in traffic or while in gear not moving but it is fine while driving along the highway, then you are having a blockage in the cooling system. FLUSH SYSTEM.
  2. if there is a bubbling sound in the engine when you turn it off, FLUSH SYSTEM
  3. If the car overheats at anytime, anywhere and it drinks coolant like a fish, then you my friend have a headgasket problem. Change waterpump and head together

May 03, 2009 | 1991 Toyota Camry

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Want to change out coolent in radiator myself is it a wise choice


Things you will need:
Radiator coolant mixture (get from garage)
Radiator flush fluid (also from garage)
Distilled water (Or if your me garden hose water ;) )

Take off the radiator cap when engine is COOL. Find the drain plug located in the bottom of the radiator (normaly hand tight) and let it drain out into a catch container. Put the drain plug back in, follow the instructions on the flush container topping the radiator back up. Let engine run as directed on bottle and then carefuly undo the radiator cap using a rag as not to burn yourself. Then remove the plug again and drain out the flush fluid. Then repeat the process with the radiator fluid as instructed on the bottle.

Apr 14, 2009 | 1999 Buick LeSabre

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