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Minimal heat frlom, minimual heat out of heater box. coolant

Customer Question

minimal heat frlom
JA: Have you checked the coolant level? Has there been any leaking from the hoses?
Customer: minimual heat out of heater box. coolant level ok---something said about a small door inside box. after crosssing a rough rr crossing. heat flow decreased----this was eviedent in 30 seconds.
JA: What is the model/year of your Dodge?
Customer: 96 2500 van wagon---service van ----2 seats and tools. no CD player.
JA: Are you fixing your 2500 yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: will repair if possible.
JA: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?
Customer: wind chill fri am minus 39.
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  roy replied 2 months ago.

hello, my name is ***** ***** I will be glad to assist you. please allow me a couple of minutes to gather some basic info.

Roy

Expert:  roy replied 2 months ago.

ok, things to check.

thermostat

coolant level

check heater hoses under the hood for temp. if un equal, you may have a clogged heater core

air door actuator.. I attached a picture and procedure for you to view. the deash board need to be removed to gain access to this actuator

Roy

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
where does outside air enter the didtribution box.??????
Expert:  roy replied 2 months ago.

outside at the cowl by the windshield

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Expert:  roy replied 2 months ago.

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