How JustAnswer Works:

  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.

Ask TIM Your Own Question

TIM
TIM, SERVICE MANAGER
Category: Dodge
Satisfied Customers: 6136
Experience:  DODGE SERVICE MANAGER- 20 + YEARS
Type Your Dodge Question Here...
TIM is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Grand voyager: u remove the radiator..plymouth..v6 engine..cooler

Resolved Question:

how do u remove the radiator from a 1998 plymouth grand voyager v6 engine with transmission cooler in the radiator
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  TIM replied 6 years ago.
what is the engine size --3.0, 3.3, 3.8 -- then i can send you eaxact process,tim
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
uh I think it is a 3.0 but is theere any way to positively tell?
It is definately a 3.0 liter on the valve cover
Expert:  TIM replied 6 years ago.

RADIATOR

REMOVAL

  1. Disconnect negative cable from battery

    WARNING: DO NOT REMOVE THE CYLINDER BLOCK PLUG OR THE RADIATOR DRAINCOCK WITH THE SYSTEM HOT AND UNDER PRESSURE BECAUSE SERIOUS BURNS FROM COOLANT CAN OCCUR.

  2. Drain cooling system. Refer to Draining Cooling System of this section.
  3. Remove air intake resonator.
  4. Remove coolant reserve system tank to filler neck tube hose.
  5. Disconnect fans from the connector located on the left side of the fan module.
  6. Remove the Coolant Recovery System (CRS) tank retaining screw from the upper radiator closure panel crossmember.
  7. Disconnect the upper radiator mounting screws from the crossmember. Disconnect the engine block heater wire if equipped.
  8. Remove the upper radiator closure panel crossmember. Refer toBody for procedure.
  9. Remove air cleaner assembly.
  10. Disconnect automatic transmission oil cooler lines at radiator and plug.
  11. Disconnect inlet and outlet hoses from the radiator. Remove the lower hose clip from the fan module.
  12. Remove A/C condenser fasteners and separate the condenser from the radiator Verify the condenser is supported in position.
  13. Remove A/C filter/dryer mounting bracket, 2 bolts to the fan module, and 2 nuts to the filter/dryer.
  14. Radiator can now be lifted free from engine compartment. Care should be taken not to damage radiator cooling fins or water tubes during removal.

INSTALLATION

  1. Be sure the air seals are in position before radiator is installed. Slide radiator down into position behind closure panel. Seat the radiator with the rubber isolators into the mounting holes provided, with a 10 lbs. force.
  2. Install A/C filter/dryer and mounting bracket onto fan module.
  3. Install Air Conditioning Condenser onto the radiator
  4. Unplug and connect automatic transmission oil cooler lines to radiator.
  5. Install inlet and outlet radiator hoses (including coolant reserve hose) and connect the fan motor electrical connection.
  6. Install air cleaner assembly.
  7. Install the upper radiator closure panel crossmember. Refer toBody for procedure.
  8. Install the upper radiator mounting screws. Tighten radiator mounting bolts to 12 N·m (105 in. lbs.) Connect the engine block heater wire if equipped.
  9. Install the Coolant Recovery System (CRS) tank retaining screw to the upper radiator closure panel crossmember.
  10. Install air intake resonator.
  11. Fill cooling system. Refer to Cooling System Filling in this section.
  12. Connect negative cable to battery.
TIM, SERVICE MANAGER
Category: Dodge
Satisfied Customers: 6136
Experience: DODGE SERVICE MANAGER- 20 + YEARS
TIM and 2 other Dodge Specialists are ready to help you
Expert:  TIM replied 6 years ago.
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
Yep see I have worked on boats for 30 years but the haynes manuals don't give specific info like this so tks for the update c u ltr by now. tygershark
Expert:  TIM replied 6 years ago.
goodluck-- thanks for using just answer, tim
Expert:  TIM replied 6 years ago.
helloCustomer please click the accept button ,thanks tim

JustAnswer in the News:

 
 
 
Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.
 
 
 

What Customers are Saying:

 
 
 
  • I AM VERY GLAD THAT I TOOK A CHANCE ON YOUR PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS. I WAS SUCCESSFUL IN REPLACING THE FUEL PUMP. MY TRUCK RUNS LIKE A CLOCK. IT RUNS LIKE THE DAY I BOUGHT IT. NO LUNGING FORWARD, THE TURBO REACTS THE SECOND I STOMP ON THE GAS, AND IT HAS A LOT MORE POWER AND EVEN SOUNDS BETTER TO ME. IT SAVED ABOUT $500.00 BY DOING THE WORK MYSELF. I GIVE YOU ALL THE CREDIT FOR YOUR DIAGNOSING THE PROBLEM, JUST FROM THE SYMPTONS I GAVE YOU OVER THE e MAIL. I WILL USE YOUR WEB SITE AGAIN AND REFER MY FRIENDS. THANKS SO MUCH FOR THE HELP. TOM WHITTAKER USA
< Last | Next >
  • I AM VERY GLAD THAT I TOOK A CHANCE ON YOUR PROBLEM SOLVING SKILLS. I WAS SUCCESSFUL IN REPLACING THE FUEL PUMP. MY TRUCK RUNS LIKE A CLOCK. IT RUNS LIKE THE DAY I BOUGHT IT. NO LUNGING FORWARD, THE TURBO REACTS THE SECOND I STOMP ON THE GAS, AND IT HAS A LOT MORE POWER AND EVEN SOUNDS BETTER TO ME. IT SAVED ABOUT $500.00 BY DOING THE WORK MYSELF. I GIVE YOU ALL THE CREDIT FOR YOUR DIAGNOSING THE PROBLEM, JUST FROM THE SYMPTONS I GAVE YOU OVER THE e MAIL. I WILL USE YOUR WEB SITE AGAIN AND REFER MY FRIENDS. THANKS SO MUCH FOR THE HELP. TOM WHITTAKER USA
  • Just a quick line to tell you how pleased I am to have my brakes working properly after all this time. Your answer was what I needed. I would certainly recommend you highly. God bless! Rev. Jerry Baysinger Holts Summit, Mo
  • I recently asked a question about my 2005 dodge ram, and I just wanted to let my Expert know that he hit the nail squarely on the head with his answer. I wanted to thank him again. Greg Pittsburgh, PA
  • Just a quick line to tell you how pleased I am to have my brakes working properly after all this time. Your answer was what I needed. I would certainly recommend you highly. God bless! Jerry Holts Summit, MO
  • I was skeptical at first but thought I'd give it a try. I was pleasantly surprised. Your site actually is a quality service that I would recommend to others in a heartbeat. Stan Sayre, PA
  • Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help. Mary C. Freshfield, Liverpool, UK
  • This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!! Alex Los Angeles, CA
 
 
 

Meet The Experts:

 
 
 
  • Jerry

    Master Mechanic

    Satisfied Customers:

    1227
    ASE Master tech, 30 years exp. troubleshooter, driveability tech
< Last | Next >
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/SU/supermechanic/2013-8-23_03546_500.64x64.jpg Jerry's Avatar

    Jerry

    Master Mechanic

    Satisfied Customers:

    1227
    ASE Master tech, 30 years exp. troubleshooter, driveability tech
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/MO/MoparCertified/2012-6-7_4142_mechanic.64x64.jpg Mopar Certified's Avatar

    Mopar Certified

    Dodge Technician

    Satisfied Customers:

    5813
    24 Year Chrysler/Dodge Certified Specialist
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/jeep10000/2008-9-18_222938_192601.jpg Chris's Avatar

    Chris

    Shop Foreman

    Satisfied Customers:

    4041
    ASE and Chrysler Certified Master Tech
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/ke4ich/2009-08-12_212931_DSC02211.JPG moparfl's Avatar

    moparfl

    ASE Certified Technician

    Satisfied Customers:

    3285
    ASE Master Tech Gold level Chrysler Status 30 years dealership exp
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/DO/dodgerench/2012-8-1_1142_IMG3173.64x64.JPG Dodgerench's Avatar

    Dodgerench

    ASE Certified Technician

    Satisfied Customers:

    2480
    30+ years Dodge/Chrysler exp., ASE Master with L1 certification. Driveability/ combustion specialist
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/RO/rodcuda/2011-7-25_224114_Donhoff1.64x64.JPG Neal's Avatar

    Neal

    Dodge Mechanic

    Satisfied Customers:

    1870
    30 years experience in Dodge Chrysler and Plymouth
  • http://ww2.justanswer.com/uploads/tsmodie/2009-6-10_144056_tim.jpg Tim Mohr's Avatar

    Tim Mohr

    ASE MASTER TECH

    Satisfied Customers:

    1664
    30 YRS EXPERIENCE, FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC, GAS AND DEISEL