Mechanics

REPLACE THERMOSTAT INFORMATION

2001 Nissan Altima

Engine Cooling problem
2001 Nissan Altima 4 cyl Front Wheel Drive Automatic 130, 00 miles

I need to replace the thermostat on my Nissan Altima. Can you tell me where the thermostat is and give me some info on how to replace it. Thank you!
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Dnckadlec
September 20, 2008.



Hi dnckadlec,

It is located at the end of the lower radiator hose at engine block.

You need to detach the hose and then remove the housing to get at the thermostat.

It is below the distributor at the air relief plug area.


http://www.2carpros.com/forum/automotive_pictures/192750_ReliefPlug01NissanAltima_1.jpg


KHLow2008
Sep 21, 2008.