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Keeps over heating, has water and coolant not sure where the thermostat is located because i don't have the manual. oil has been added but i dont have any other clues besides the water pump. Any advice?

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Thermostat
Removal & Installation
To Remove:


  1. Before servicing the vehicle refer to the precautions at the beginning of
    this section.

  2. Partially drain the coolant, (until the level is below the thermostat).
  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    • The air cleaner and duct assembly
    • The crossover exhaust pipe
    • The radiator hose from the thermostat housing
    • The thermostat housing bolts
    • Any remaining sealer from the bolt threads






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    • The thermostat housing
    • The gasket
    • The thermostat

To Install:


  1. Install or connect the following:

    • The thermostat
    • The thermostat housing
    • The gasket
      NOTE: Apply RTV sealer, GM P/N 1052366 or the equivalent, to the
      thermostat housing bolt threads.

    • The thermostat housing bolts

      1. Torque to: 18 ft. lbs. (25 Nm)

    • The radiator hose to the thermostat housing
    • The crossover exhaust pipe
    • The air cleaner and duct assembly
    • The coolant

  2. Thoroughly inspect the cooling system for leaks.


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