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LEXUS ES ENGINE PROBLEM

2008 Lexus ES • 10,000 miles

How do I change the thermostat?
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October 27, 2012.



REMOVAL

1. DRAIN ENGINE COOLANT
2. REMOVE V-BANK COVER SUB-ASSEMBLY
3. REMOVE COOL AIR INTAKE DUCT SEAL
4. REMOVE ENGINE ROOM SIDE COVER RH
5. REMOVE FRONT FENDER APRON SEAL RH
6. REMOVE NO. 2 ENGINE MOUNTING STAY RH
7. REMOVE ENGINE MOVING CONTROL ROD SUB-ASSEMBLY
8. REMOVE V-RIBBED BELT
9. REMOVE NO. 2 IDLER PULLEY SUB-ASSEMBLY
10. DISCONNECT RADIATOR HOSE OUTLET
11. REMOVE WATER INLET
a. Remove the 2 nuts and water inlet.
12. REMOVE THERMOSTAT
a. Remove the gasket from the thermostat


KHLow2008
Oct 27, 2012.


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