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1996 Toyota Tacoma Question: thermostat

 

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imarealqte, 2.4L 4 Cylinder, Parker, CO, December 27, 2009, 10:44
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where is the thermostat located and is it easy to replace

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    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, December 30, 2009, 17:55
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    It is generally on the end of the upper radiator hose, where it attaches to the cylinder head. There will be a metal housing with a few bolts, remove the housing and the thermostat is under the housing.
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