You have to figure out which little square goes where on the lamp assembly. The in … board clip can be removed completely, the outer clip just needs pulled up. Remove the bolt and bracket. If no voltage, backtrack to the blower motor speed switch at the hvac control panel. Another way to get to the thermostat housing is to remove the duct from the air cleaner housing. I had it flushed out.
This is typically measured in liters 3. I asked his permission to publish this and he said O. One is plainly visable on the far right and left respectively of the corresponding light assembly. The instructions on the flush and fill kit tell you to put the T fitting on the heater inlet hose. After the hose is drained, remove the bolts holing the thermostat housing in place.
Wrong answer, I could have saved some time by reading my manual before I went shopping. We purchased it with 84,000 miles, had our mechanic perform the recommended 100k tune up, put new tires on it, replaced the brakes and main engine belt, and installed a new battery. This one is a real pain to get off. Use a tissue or something else in that order to handle the new bulb. The upper hose is connected to a adapter engine side. If you have a rubber gask … et around the thermostat replace it with the new thermostat. This new radiator supports a wide range of domestic and import vehicles! I just did this on my 1999 Grand Am V6.
There is a wire that holds the bulb in. These pics may not be exactly for your engine but the proceedure and location is the same. Here's some changes to reflect ground plate addition recall due to headlight ground problems. Lastly, with the heater turned on, air comes out of the vents but does not heat up. Now don't worry you did not mess up your head lamp alignment, they are adjust by the small screws. Also I highly recommend that you remove the throttle body. Simply lift up on the white toggle hard which unlock the whole headlight unit.
The nipple is separate from the aereola and if you use pliers to pull up on the nipple about a quarter of an inch, the rest of the fastener will pop out easier, usually you can do it just by hand. After you get it removed it is even harder to start threading that bolt for reassembly. The little metal sliders that lock the ficture into position snap and break so they no longer hold the fixture secure. Just did this on my 2001 today. No cancellation allowed once order is placed. One note: there is another intake path at the bottom of the air box.
The thermostat housing is quite visible once the throttle body is removed. I miss the old style headlights, they were easier than this to replace. Remove the mounting bolts; separate the housing, remove the thermostat and you're done. I-4 and V-6 refer to the configuration and number of cylinders. On the bottom of the bulb housing you will see a little ring. Drain and recover the coolant until level is below thermostat.
So I went to my garage guy which I thought was pretty unethical , but he did point it out and told me what to do. First push it down towards the front of the car , then push it to the left toward the passenger side. Sorry I don't know the name of this device. Doing this will make it easy to reinstall the cover. The alternative was to take the car to a repair shop and pay the outrageous prices for parts and labor.
I just did this on my 1999 Grand Am V6. I bought this car from a friend of a friend the other day, it was a very dishonest deal but now i am stuck with it as I sold my other car! Find the upper radiator hose then follow it to where it is clamped to the engine. Then push down on the nipple, and it'll secure itself in there. Make sure you clean the goose neck surface where the thermostat sits and also the face of the engine block where the thermostat sits into. Now that I know how I could do it in 1. It's located near the throttle body about 5 inches back towards the fire wall. Last week the car wouldn't start and had it towed because the security light had been coming on when driving.
Now put the shield back in its flexable bend it in the corners and put the plastic pins in. That's located at the rear of the motor. Most often, when a thermostat breaks, it gets stuck open or closed, which causes it to be unable to regulate the coolant and therefore the engine temperature. Pull out and place the headlamp assembly on the car wire is still connected so it cannot be removed completely. To change the headlight on a 1999 Grand Am, lift the hood, look for the two sheet metal tabs located above or next too the headlight adjuster screws.