Question: Signs Your Thermostat May Be Going Out On Your Car

What Are The Signs Of A Faulty EGR Position Sensor

What are the signs of a faulty EGR position sensor? What are the signs of a faulty Distributor Check Valve? What are the signs of a faulty Diverter Valve? Thanks in advance Thank You! '91 Ford F-250 v8 5.8 liter Previous work done within the last 6 months : Replaced all fuses (even though none were broken) Spark Plugs & wires Starter Distributor cap Rotor Button Cooling Sensor New Battery Oil Change Radiator Flush Thermostat Air filter Alternator has been tested and is good can get it ‘down the road’ but the cutting out problem is still present when ...

Where Exactly Is The Thermostat Located On A 97 Dodge Dakota And When Do You Know Its Gone Bad

What kind of signs would I be getting if It had gone bad? I have water leaking from a mysterious location I believe to be around the Thermostat. I can send a picture of what Im seeing to anyone who thinks they would be of any help to me. Thanks ahead of time. Poor college student in need. ...

3 Questions About Sensors And Valves

What are the signs of a faulty EGR position sensor? What are the signs of a faulty Distributor Check Valve? What are the signs of a faulty Diverter Valve? Thanks in advance '91 Ford F-250 v8 5.8 liter Previous work done within the last 6 months : Replaced all fuses (even though none were broken) Spark Plugs & wires Starter Distributor cap Rotor Button Cooling Sensor New Battery Oil Change Radiator Flush Thermostat Air filter Alternator has been tested and is good can get it ‘down the road’ but with cutting out problem when i let off the gas ...

What Happens If I Run My 2001 Malibu Without A Thermostat

I recently had someone look at my car because it was overheating and throwing out all the coolant they figured it could have been a problem with the waterpump or thermostat, so they removed the thermostat from my car and said that I could run my car with out it. I fixed the leak the radiator had so it wasn't the thermostat, but can I cantinue to run my car with out the thermostat? ...

Car Overheating. New Thermostat. New Coolant. New Water Pump.

A few months ago I replaced the water pump because it started leaking. It continue to heat up 3/4 of the way at random times then went back down. I replaced the thermostat recently with an OEM one. I had replaced it before with an aftermarket. No white smoke when start in morning or when driven. I also replaced the air filter. Checked all sensors and relays. Fan's come on. AC works. Heater works. What could it be? No signs of ...

How Do You Know Your Thermostat And Water Pump Are Going Out In Your Car

What are the warning signs that they are going out? My temperature is spiking and then going down and not regulating the temperature. The coolant in my reservoir was low so I added more. I checked it when I got home (about 15 mile drive on highway) and the reservoir was empty. Is this possibly the water pump and thermostat or something different? If it helps, the make and model is a 98 chevy lumina. The temperature has just started spiking ...

Can Installing The Wrong Thermostat Cause A Car To Suddenly Run Rough

I have a 1986 Chrysler LeBaron and it normally runs just great, but today I installed a 180 degree thermostat in it, as the old thermostat stopped working and the car was running too hot. However, when I removed the old thermostat, I noted that it was a 195 degree type, and I fgured that there could be no harm in having it open at 180 in the heat of Summer, so I installed the new 180 degree unit since ...

What Are The Major Signs An Oxygen Sensor Is Defective

I previously asked a question about the signs of a fuel pump going when my mechanic told me to change it,(i had my check engine light on) the answer was very informative. I later took the car to an auto zone shop for code reading, they said the O2 sensors are defective, but not specific which ones, the car hesitates while accelerating and uses a lot of gas than normal (98 camry, V6 engine), would changing the O2 sensors solve the ...

How To Remove The Thermostat Of A 1996 Buick Regal 3.1L V6

The thermostat is not easy to achieve because the air supply and exhaust manifolds (I) think you block the thermostat is not reached. I really need help figuring out how I can remove parts, so I can easily reach the thermostat. Dank.Ich follow the radiator hose to the thermostat. There are two screws. I need a custom-made key to reach the screws, or do I ensure that removing the blocking parts of the thermostat. Do you know where I can this ...

I Have A 1999 Dodge Durango That Will Run Well Until I Get To Stop Signs Or Lights It Then It Shuts Off

My 1999 Durango runs okay, has a slight miss but, gives me a misfire in cylinder 4. I have new wires, plugs, AICS, Intake Gasket, Distributor cap and Rotor Button, We have spent almost 80 hours and it shuts off at stop lights and signs for no apparent reason. The 2 cables from the throttle body sensor are loose. Could this be the problem? what could be the other reasons. Any help welcome. ...