Toyota Corolla 1970-1987 Repair Guide

Thermostat

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REMOVAL & INSTALLATION



See Figures 1, 2 and 3

  1. Drain the cooling system.
  2.  
  3. Unfasten the clamp and remove the upper radiator hose from the water outlet elbow.
  4.  
  5. Unbolt and remove the water outlet (thermostat housing).
  6.  
  7. Withdraw the thermostat.
  8.  
  9. Installation is performed in the reverse order of the removal procedure. Use a new gasket on the water outlet.
  10.  


CAUTION
Be sure that the thermostat is installed with the spring pointing down!



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Fig. Fig. 1: Removing the water hose and thermostat housing



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Fig. Fig. 2: Removing the thermostat



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Fig. Fig. 3: Installing the thermostat

 
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