If it is easy to pinch the hose, typically water will be flowing through it. I was forced to jump from the vehicle while it was still in motion, to escape the burning car. . The dealer was unable to find the source of the problem. Flames were coming out from under the hood and onto my windshield before I even got to the shoulder.
But water had to be replaced every 2days or so. When the thermostat fails, one of two things can happen. The opposite is also possible; the engine could fail to reach the proper temperature because the thermostat allows too much fluid to flow through. The video above shows you where the coolant reservoir, hoses and connections on your 2007 Sebring Limited are located and the steps needed to fix minor leaks. No matter the situation, Advance Auto Parts has the Thermostat Housing product you desperately need. Replacement brand parts are the most affordable solution for all of your replacement needs! A few things to note about coolant is that it is sweet tasting and highly toxic, so it can end up in the dog's stomach pretty quickly. Note how the old thermostat is fitted which end is up , lift it out of the engine, and then remove all traces of gasket from the housing and the engine.
The fan can come on at any time. Can runs fine, but when idling seems like steam comes from under the hood by the right front of the hood by the windshield. Had hoses, thermostat, radiator checked could not find a leak. Also, there could be a leaking radiator hose, engine block core plug, or water pump. After calling the dealer several times, the contact was informed that the part for the repair was unavailable and had to be ordered. Either situation can cause issues that cost much more to repair than replacing the thermostat costs.
The heater hoses are under the rear of the hood under the windshield. It withstands the extreme changes in temperature. Or you may just be struggling to keep it highway-approved. My 6 year old son and I was in the car at the time but luckily we got out and was not hurt. Having to go back and do it again will s k Feb 03, 2010 You're going to lose some coolant, so have a bucket or other container, and some fresh coolant, ready. Now the car was a total loss and I am out of a car.
Follow the upper radiator hose to the point where it's connected to the engine. On the four cylinder there are two under the housing on the driver side of the engine. It is an understandable leak but since I bought it online it won't be remedied anytime soon. Remove the bolts not the hose and lift the housing to expose the thermostat may require a little prying with a screwdriver or similar tool. Instead I still have the car on my credit and can not get another one. We only sell parts from trusted brands like so that you can find quality parts you can count on.
I just want someone to replace the car and let me cont to pay on it, so I will have a way to work and doctor appointments. Have parts delivered straight to your home, or find the nearest Advance Auto Parts store to check out our Thermostat Housing stock in-person! In many 2007 Sebrings, an anti-freeze leak can cause the temp sensor to record high engine temperatures. On top of low prices, Advance Auto Parts offers 2 different trusted brands of Thermostat Housing products for the 2007 Chrysler Sebring. If you pinch your hose make sure that you are aware of the belted accessories and the fan. Follow the steps in this video to see how to fix minor coolant antifreeze leaks in your 2007 Chrysler Sebring. The hose is clamped to a metal housing water inlet which is bolted to the engine. The product is great just a leak which can easily happen during manufacturing but since parts geek has dumb return policies I am forced to quick fix it until I have enough money to buy a new, plus I need my car daily.
Fill up radiator with water seems to run okay. On the v6 it is under the housing where the lower radiator hose hooks to the engine. Then I received a recall the following week on a Tuesday but that was to late. While driving on the interstate, I hit a deer. Engine coolant which is also called antifreeze or anti-freeze moves through the inside of your Sebring's engine and keeps it from overheating. Also, a mechanic will typically check under the hood where the radiator hose meets the thermostat housing. If you ignore a small coolant leak long enough, you will run out of coolant, which leads to an overheated engine and other serious, but highly avoidable, problems.
She spoke with the general manager on June 18, 2008 and was informed that he would receive a callback. This was not my fault be they are treating me like I set the car on fire but it was due to the recall. All Replacement brand items are backed by a 1-year, unlimited-mileage warranty. It should be noted that most modern fuel injected engines to like to run at 200+ degrees. Losing water in the radiator. However its a little odd to me that my car has the issue they had the recall on. The radiator is under the front of the hood.
Install the new thermostat and gasket, replace the bolts, add coolant as necessary, and you're done. Leaking coolant is one of the more common types of fluid leaks on Sebrings. Letting them run too cool can problems after an extended period of time. First, the engine could overheat because the thermostat restricts the flow of coolant though the engine. Brand new and durable replacement for your defective Thermostat at low price is available here.
On the four cylinder there are two under the housing on the driver side of the engine. Coolant can leak from the reservoir or from the hoses, in 2007 Sebrings with the 2. Always protect yourself with safety glasses and gloves when working with the coolant on your Sebring. This Replacement Thermostat is 100 percent factory-tested. Conclusion P0128 is not a serious threat to the immediate drivability of your Sebring.