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


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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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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. ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more

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 ... Read more