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How do I install heater hose fittings on 1998 olds intrigue

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How do I install heater hose fittings on 1998 olds intrigue to be positioned between belt tensioner and intake manifold?
Is this a 3.8 L engine?
Customer: replied 8 years ago.
yes
These are easy to do. make sure you get both fittings. Follow these steps. If you don't understand a step, Just ask.

Removal Procedure

    Caution: Before servicing any electrical component, the ignition and start switch must be in the OFF or LOCK position and all electrical loads must be OFF, unless instructed otherwise in these procedures. If a tool or equipment could easily come in contact with a live exposed electrical terminal, also disconnect the negative battery cable. Failure to follow these precautions may cause personal injury and/or damage to the vehicle or its components.

  1. Disconnect the battery ground (negative) cable. .
  2. Drain the engine coolant from the cooling system.
  3. Remove the drive belt. .
  4. Remove the alternator.

  5. Object Number: 153563  Size: SH

  6. Remove the drive belt tensioner bracket bolts.
  7. Remove the drive belt tensioner.

  8. Object Number: 153605  Size: SH

Installation Procedure


    Object Number: 153605  Size: SH

  1. Lubricate the seal with coolant.
  2. Install the heater water bypass inlet pipe and seal.

  3. Object Number: 153563  Size: SH

  4. Install the drive belt tensioner.
  5.  

  6. Install the drive belt tensioner bracket bolts.
  7. Tighten
    Tighten the drive belt tensioner bracket bolts to 50 N·m (37 lb ft).

  8. Install the generator..
  9. Install the drive belt. t .
  10. Fill the cooling system with engine coolant. .
  11. Connect the battery ground (negative) cable
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