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Old 04-15-2009, 03:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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radiator inlet tank cracked

please help, where is the thermostat located on a 540 v8. and how do i know if it is gone bad. inlet tank blew but car had never run hot.
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Its located in the waterpump housing behind the fan..........as for inlet tank....you mean the expansion tank , common problem they get brittle with age and normally spilt down the side, just replace it and refill system and all should be fine.
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