I CHANGED THE THERMOSTATE AND HAD GOOD HEAT NOW ...

  • Tiny
  • nfpkids
  • 1996 Dodge Dakota
  • 179 miles

I changed the thermostate and had good heat now nothing and I have no pressure in my radiator. I open The cap nd no air or pressure releases

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Sunday, December 9th, 2012 AT 9:22 PM

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  • Docfixit
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Two possibllities thermostat in backwatrds or system not full of coolant

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Sunday, December 9th, 2012 AT 9:26 PM
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The pin side up rite is their a certian way it faces its my first one so I dnt know a hell of. A lot about them

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Sunday, December 9th, 2012 AT 9:38 PM
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Spring to block

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Sunday, December 9th, 2012 AT 9:44 PM
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Yeah the spring is in the block and I have plenty of coolant I berped the system and it was going good then I shut the truck off. Did a oil change and now I got nothing its not over heating its not getting hot staying at 175

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Sunday, December 9th, 2012 AT 9:49 PM
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Im not getting hot air out of my heat more like cold warm

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Sunday, December 9th, 2012 AT 9:54 PM
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So had heat thenchanged oil now no heat? 175 enough to have heat check heat control cable move from hot to cold. Glove box out can see if it is working

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Sunday, December 9th, 2012 AT 9:59 PM
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What could cause no pressure in the radiator its self cause the knob works I could feel nd hear the change in air

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Sunday, December 9th, 2012 AT 10:04 PM
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Well cap maybe leaking off pressure

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Monday, December 10th, 2012 AT 7:41 PM

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