how to change thermostat on 2008 pt cruiser

Asked by Apr 03, 2014 at 09:57 PM about the 2008 Chrysler PT Cruiser Base

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Car overheats  &bubbles back into coolant reservoir

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Thermostat is located in the housing directly below the radiator pressure cap, with the upper radiator hose attached to it. Might be possible to remove housing and thermostat without removing upper intake manifold, depending on clearance. Drain radiator first.

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difficult to reach thermostat need diagram

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