Mechanics

HOW DO I GET A RADIATOR OUT?

1994 Oldsmobile Achieva

Engine Cooling problem
1994 Oldsmobile Achieva 6 cyl Two Wheel Drive Automatic 150 TH miles

Radiator is blown, step by step, how do I take it out to put a new one in?
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Stormydaze
December 1, 2008.



Hi: I don't have step by step instructions, but I can tell you in general what you need to do.

First, drain the coolant from the radiator. Now, remove the upper rad hose from the radiator. Next unbolt the fan assembly from the radiator, disconnect wiring and remove the assembly. Now remove the lower radiator hose from the radiator and the trans cooling lines (auto trans only). Now you need to unbolt the radiator and then remove it. Reverse order to replace.

I hope this helps, and let me know if you run into trouble.

Joe