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2004 Chrysler 300M Where is the location of the thermostat, and how do I reoplace.


here's the info, any

here's the info, any questions, let us know.
if you need any pics let me know, or try autozone.com

The thermostat on the 2.7L and 3.5L engines are located on the lower left side of engine, near the front and. The thermostat on both engines are on the inlet side of the water pump. The thermostats have an air bleed located in the thermostat flange. The air bleed allows internal trapped air during cooling system filling to be released.

Service and Repair

ENGINE COOLANT THERMOSTAT 3.5L

REMOVAL

WARNING: DO NOT REMOVE PRESSURE CAP WITH THE SYSTEM HOT AND UNDER PRESSURE BECAUSE SERIOUS BURNS FROM COOLANT CAN OCCUR.

Disconnect negative cable from remote jumper terminal.
Drain cooling system.
Raise vehicle on hoist.
Disconnect electrical connectors from engine oil and power steering pressure switches.
Disconnect radiator and heater hoses from thermostat housing.

Remove thermostat housing bolts.
Remove housing, thermostat, and gasket.
NOTE: The OEM thermostat is staked in place at the factory. To ensure proper seating of replacement thermostat, carefully remove the bulged metal from the thermostat housing using a suitable hand held grinder. It is not necessary to restake the replacement thermostat into the thermostat housing.

INSTALLATION

NOTE: The OEM thermostat is staked in place at the factory. To ensure proper seating of replacement thermostat, carefully remove the bulged metal from the thermostat housing using a suitable hand held grinder. It is not necessary to restake the replacement thermostat into the thermostat housing.

Clean gasket sealing surfaces.
Install thermostat and gasket into thermostat housing. For ease of installation, install bolts in housing for thermostat and gasket retention.
Install thermostat and housing to cylinder block. Tighten bolts to 12 Nm (105 in. lbs.).
Connect heater and radiator hoses and install hose clamps.
Connect electrical connectors to engine oil and power steering pressure switches.
Lower vehicle and connect negative cable to remote jumper terminal.
Refill cooling system.
Connect negative cable to remote jumper terminal.

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did changing the thermostat

did changing the thermostat cure the problem?


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