Question about 1991 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera

1 Answer

Diagram of the engine where the termastat is located

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    Superstar:

    An expert that got 20 achievements.

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

  • Oldsmobile Master
  • 8,826 Answers

  1. Disconnect the negative battery cable.
  2. Drain the cooling system.

CAUTION When draining the coolant, keep in mind that cats and dogs are attracted by ethylene glycol antifreeze, and are quite likely to drink any that is left in an uncovered container or in puddles on the ground. This will prove fatal in sufficient quantity. Always drain the coolant into a sealable container. Coolant should be reused unless it is contaminated or several years old.
  1. Some models require you to remove the air cleaner assembly from the throttle body.
  2. Some models with cruise control have a vacuum modulator attached to the thermostat housing with a bracket. It your vehicle is equipped as such, remove the bracket from the housing.
  3. On the 4-cylinder engines, unbolt the water outlet from the thermostat housing, remove the outlet from the housing and lift the thermostat out of the housing. On all other models, unbolt the water outlet from the intake manifold, remove the outlet and lift the thermostat out of the manifold.

diagram of the engine where the termastat is - c81ce75.gif
To install:
  1. Clean both of the mating surfaces and run a 1 / 8 in. (3mm) bead of R.T.V. (Room Temperature Vulcanizing) sealer in the groove of the water outlet.
  1. Install the thermostat (spring towards engine) and bolt the water outlet into place while the R.T.V. sealer is still wet. Tighten the bolts 17-21 ft. lbs. (23-28 Nm) on all but the 2.2L engine. Other engines tighten to 89 inch lbs. (10 Nm).
  2. The remainder of the installation is the reverse of removal. Fill the cooling system, start the engine and top off. Check for leaks after the car is started and correct as required.

Posted on Oct 02, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya Mechanic 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 repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Mechanic (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

2003 mpv termastat


If you do mean thermostat then you will find it located at the connection point of the upper radiator hose to the engine.

Jul 24, 2012 | 2003 Mazda MPV

1 Answer

Why is my car overheating after I change my radiator and termastat and relay for the fans.


Wrong thermostat ? You need a 195 Did you replace the coolant sensor ? This runs the fans Run the engine, wait until the engine heats up, if the fans do not turn on when the temp reaches 195, you have a blown coolant sensor, defective relay, or bad thermostat

Jul 12, 2011 | 2000 Cadillac Seville

1 Answer

Where is the thermostat in a 1995 lexus es300


The termastat for 1995 lexus es 300 is located right above the started on the left side..it comes out sideways.

Feb 12, 2011 | 1995 Lexus ES 300

2 Answers

I need to replace the termastat- Where is the termastat and how is it taken out?


Follow the upper radiator hose from the radiator to the engine. The hose will be attached to the thermostat housing which is fastened to the engine with two bolts. While the engine is cold, remove these two bolts and lift up the housing to expose the thermostat. Replace the old thermostat with a new one. An auto parts store employee can help you purchase the correct thermostat for your particular application. When you install the new thermostat, be sure to use the rubber gasket that comes with it. Make sure you don't put the new thermostat in upside down. Sounds silly, but it does happen. Bolt the housing back down, careful not to over tighten the bolts since they most likely will be going into aluminum. Replace any antifreeze that may have been lost with a 50/50 solution of antifreeze and water. You can buy this already premixed by the gallon wherever you buy the thermostat.

Dec 20, 2010 | 2002 Ford SVT Focus

1 Answer

CANT GET BOLT OFF UNDER TERMASTAT.


Try going through drivers side wheel well. Use a long extension and a 10mm socket. Make sure you disconnect the battery because it goes right by the altenator pos. battery wire cable.

Mar 04, 2010 | 2005 Chevrolet TrailBlazer

1 Answer

The fan is running to cool down my engine.. but its not overheating.2001 4 cylinder saturn l200


if it runs constantly the temp sensor is bad or termastat is stuck, Other wise fan runs prior to the overheating of your motor, preventing damage.

Dec 08, 2009 | 2001 Saturn L-Series

1 Answer

In cold weather after the engine has warmed up the heater still blows cold air until the car is driven a few milrs


I would make sure the coolant level is up and if it is still doing it I would start by replacing the termastat

Nov 09, 2009 | 2005 Chevrolet Impala

1 Answer

1999 Acura TL


the air mix controll motors fail on this model and cause this. here's the location click this link. http://senduit.com/0b18f7

Nov 10, 2008 | 2000 Acura TL

1 Answer

1996 outside temp.sensor


THE TEMPERATURE SENSOR SHOULD BE ON THE TOP OF THE ENGINE NEAR THE TERMASTAT. IT STICKS OUT OF THE ENGINE SO YOU SHOULD SEE IT

Oct 15, 2008 | 1996 Chevrolet Blazer

2 Answers

Where the termastat located on a 2002 sebring


If you look at the hose coming off of the topm of the radiator, it should connect to a neck that is covering your tstat, probably two bolts to remove and you may have to tap it to loosen it after taking bolts out.You will probably lose some antifreeze when you do this so make sure your in an area where you can wipe up any spilled coolant.

Oct 02, 2008 | 2002 Chrysler Sebring

Not finding what you are looking for?
1991 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera Logo

235 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Oldsmobile Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

77499 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22306 Answers

Jeffrey Turcotte
Jeffrey Turcotte

Level 3 Expert

8826 Answers

Are you an Oldsmobile Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...