1998 Lincoln Continental Q&A

1998 Lincoln Continental Question: how to change out the thermostat

Car overheats then cools down, like a sticky thermostat -
Answer 1
Here are some instructions. The vehicle should sit for at least an hour before opening the system, otherwise you may get burned. 4.6L Engines 1. Drain the cooling system to a level below the thermostat, or all of it if you wish to change the fluid. 2. Disconnect the upper radiator hose at the thermostat housing. 3. Remove the two thermostat-housing retaining bolts and remove the thermostat housing. 4. Remove the thermostat and O-ring seal. To install: 5. Make sure all mating surfaces are clean. 6. Install the new thermostat, new O-ring, and thermostat housing. 7. Install and alternately tighten the thermostat housing retaining bolts to 15–22 ft. lbs. (20–30 Nm). Connect the upper radiator hose. 8. Fill the cooling system -
Comment 1
where is o rin seal on 1998 linoln contenital -
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