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how to change the thermostst in a 2000 300m

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how to change the thermostst in a 2000 300m
Submitted: 9 years ago.Category: Chrysler
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Chrysler Mechanic: brownjeff, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 years ago
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I will attach instructions.

 

If you still need help just reply, if not click ACCEPT when we are done.

 

Thanks,

 

JB

 

REMOVAL

WARNING: DO NOT REMOVE PRESSURE CAP WITH THE SYSTEM HOT AND UNDER PRESSURE BECAUSE SERIOUS BURNS FROM COOLANT CAN OCCUR.

  1. Disconnect negative cable from remote jumper terminal.
  2. Drain cooling system. Refer to Cooling System, Service and Repair, Service Procedures.
  3. Raise vehicle on hoist.
  4. Disconnect electrical connectors from engine of: and power steering pressure switches.
  5. Disconnect radiator and heater hoses from thermostat housing.

  1. Remove thermostat housing bolts.
  2. Remove housing, thermostat, and gasket.

INSTALLATION

  1. Clean gasket sealing surfaces.
  2. Install thermostat and gasket into thermostat housing. For ease of installation, install bolts in housing for thermostat and gasket retention.
  3. Install thermostat and housing to cylinder block. Tighten bolts to 12 Nm (105 inch lbs.) .
  4. Connect heater and radiator hoses. Install hose clamps.
  5. Connect electrical connectors to engine oil and power steering pressure switches.
  6. Lower vehicle and connect negative cable to remote jumper terminal.
  7. Refill cooling system.

 

 

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Customer reply replied 9 years ago
any chance you can attach the full image of the housing? the link will not let me pull it up in alldata... thanks in advance
Chrysler Mechanic: brownjeff, ASE Certified Technician replied 9 years ago

How is this?

 

1 - THERMOSTAT HOUSING/COOLANT INLET
2 - THERMOSTAT
3 - GASKET
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perfect - thank you
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