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The coolant outlet housing on a 2009 Charger 2.7..V6

Customer Question

What has to be disassembled to replace the coolant outlet housing on a 2009 Charger 2.7 V6
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Dodge
Expert:  Eric replied 6 years ago.
Hi,

the upper intake manifold has to be removed in order to access and replace the coolant outlet housing:
2.7L Engine

  1. Properly relieve the fuel system pressure.

  2. Remove or disconnect the following:

    • The negative battery cable

    • The throttle body air inlet hose

    • The air cleaner assembly

    • The throttle cable shield

    • The throttle and speed control cables

    • The throttle cable bracket

    • The Manifold Absolute Pressure (MAP) sensor connector

    • The Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) connector

    • The Idle Air Control (IAC) motor connector

    • The Manifold Tuning Valve (MTV) connector

    • The vapor purge hose

    • The brake booster vacuum hose

    • The speed control servo

    • The Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) hose

    • The Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) upper tube

    • The upper throttle body support bracket

    • The upper intake manifold and discard the gasket

Then unbolt and replace the outlet housing
Expert:  Eric replied 6 years ago.
the upper intake manifold has to be removed in order to access and replace the coolant air bleeder:
2.7L Engine
  1. Before servicing the vehicle, refer to the Precautions Section.

  2. Properly relieve the fuel system pressure.

  3. Remove or disconnect the following:

    • The negative battery cable

    • The throttle body air inlet hose

    • The air cleaner assembly

    • The throttle cable shield

    • The throttle and speed control cables

    • The throttle cable bracket

    • The Manifold Absolute Pressure (MAP) sensor connector

    • The Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) connector

    • The Idle Air Control (IAC) motor connector

    • The Manifold Tuning Valve (MTV) connector

    • The vapor purge hose

    • The brake booster vacuum hose

    • The speed control servo

    • The Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) hose

    • The Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) upper tube

    • The upper throttle body support bracket

    • The upper intake manifold and discard the gasket

Expert:  Eric replied 6 years ago.

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