I like mine medium rare. You have to stick your head in there and take a peak, a really good peak. If you find yourself cussing anytime throughout the job then the pay goes up. Owners may contact Ford customer service at 1-866-436-7332. When you remove the old freeze plug the antifreeze coolant in the block will pour out so be ready for that.
On a 1999 Ford Explorer , there are 2 fuses in the fuse panel on the driver's. You have to stick your head in there and take a peak, a really good peak. You will need to clean the hole in the block to be free of debris, burrs, etc. Is the fan shroud in place? Let the engine cool down, remove the radiator cap, and keep topping it off as it reaches operating temperature. The unique properties of the heat motor result in a consistent and precise response to the cooling system's needs.
Well I removed the old plug successfully, got the new one in place but could not get it seated far enough in the hole. This Channel provides videos for informational purposes only and cannot be held liable for injury, damage, problems that arise when trying to duplicate steps shown in videos. Ford's number for this recall is 16S14. There may be a leak or obstruction somewhere in the radiator, heater core, engine coolant channels, or one of the various tubes connecting them 3. You can try removing the old one with a screwdriver and a hammer.
Overheating Ford Explorer but not overheating Incorrect coolant protection level Proper coolant mix raises the boiling point of plain water. It often is much smaller and a metal cap instead of the plastic one. Dealers will also inspect and replace the electrical cord, as necessary. Summary Ford Motor Company Ford is recalling certain model year 2011-2013 Ford Explorer vehicles manufactured May 17, 2010, through February 28, 2012. Your symptoms are an indication of the common blend door failure on this model. During vehicle production, the fuel tank attachment bolts may not have been properly tightened. If you hear a clicking sound, that is another s … ign of a broken blend door.
Improperly brazed turbocharger oil supply tubes may leak oil on engine components. This fix is all-inclusive, easy to install, and only takes about 45 minutes. I have a 1 year old radiator in my mangled 5. It was the blend door that the actuator motor goes into was broke. Tell us where it's leaking from, the front, sides, top, bottom.
Drive for about five minutes and check again. We only sell parts from trusted brands like so that you can find quality parts you can count on. Heater core plugged, airbound or restricted? Look for a radiator filling cap that's different from the one on the radiator water bottle -- again, I'm guessing here, but it should be obvious, and at a high point above everything else. The water dam black plastic where the windshied meets the hood on outside sometimes pulls away from glass allowing water to run into the crack and then into the dash and into primarily passenger side. What you're describing is just an air pocket.
Timing may also contribute to heating, especially if it is too far advanced. This happened to me when my blet came off and I tryed to make it home. In location 20 is a 7. Takes about an hour if you've got the tools it took us two trips to the parts store because I forgot a couple of tools. The heater never worked during this time at all.
Outtro music snippet, by: joshwoodward. . The low coolant sending unit is integral to the coolant reservoir. I only ended paying for the motor and the radiator shop covered the labor for the engine swap and they also rodded out the radiator for free. Check coolant level Bad thermostat? Sounds like you'll do just fine.
Yes the fans is spinning while running and when spun by hand seems to spin freely without issue. Let the engine run long enough to get all the way up to full temp to pressurize the water jacket. Try starting it with the rad cap off when the truck is cold. I'm not familiar with the Explorer but I can guess how this is happening potentially -- if the top of the water jacket for the engine is higher than the radiator, you can often have a big pocket of air up inside the engine block that needs to be filled with water. I have a 1 year old radiator in my mangled 5. I changed my sister's a week ago in the parking lot at the school where she teaches. It's advisable to replace the radiator hoses on a twelve year old vehicle if not previously done.