REMOVAL & INSTALLATION
See Figures 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11
Perform this work only on a cold engine.
- Disconnect the negative battery cable.
- Set the heater control to MAX heat.
- Remove the expansion tank cap.
- Place a suitable drain pan into position. Open the cock on the right-hand side of the engine block. Fit a hose to the cock to collect the coolant. Open the radiator draincock.
- Close the drain cocks when the coolant is completely drained.
- Remove the cooling fan.
- Remove the cooling fan shroud.
- Disconnect the upper and lower radiator hoses
- On vehicles equipped with automatic transmissions, disconnect the transmission oil cooler lines at the radiator. Plug the lines immediately. Catch the spillage from the radiator in a separate pan.
- Some vehicles are equipped with a temp sensor on the drivers side top of the radiator, if equipped remove the connector.
- Remove the radiator retaining bolts and brackets.
- Remove the radiator assembly from the vehicle.
On 850/C70/S70/V70 models, the radiator comes out the bottom of the vehicle.To install:
- Place the radiator into position and install the retaining bolts.
- On automatic transmission vehicles, connect the oil cooler lines.
- Install the fan and shroud.
- Install the lower and upper radiator hoses.
- Connect the expansion tank hose. Make sure that the overflow hose is clear of the fan and is free of any sharp bends.
- Fill the cooling system through the expansion tank, with a 50 percent antifreeze, 50 percent water solution.
- Connect the negative battery cable.
- Run the engine until normal operating temperature is reached.
- Bleed the cooling system.
- Check for leaks.
- Top up the cooling system, as required.
- Replace the cap.
- Check and top up the automatic transmission fluid level.