no heat

Asked by Mar 02, 2009 at 06:30 PM about the 2001 Ford Taurus

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

car puts out heat in shop at 210 degrees and on road test temp goes to156 degrees and cool air from heater

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Sounds like your thermostat is stuck open. It's an easy change on the left side of the engine viewed from the driver seat. At least that's the case with a Vulcan 3.0 engine. Not familiar with the others. I've changed it in two of the three I've owned.

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