A Cars forum. AutoBanter

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

Go Back   Home » AutoBanter forum » Auto makers » Ford Explorer
Site Map Home Register Authors List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read Web Partners

heat problem



 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old November 23rd 17, 08:54 PM posted to rec.autos.makers.ford.explorer
Walker West
external usenet poster
 
Posts: 1
Default heat problem

My wife drives a 1997 Explorer XLT AWD, 5.0. Recently the heater stopped working at all although the AC is fine. I thought it was a clogged heater core and back flushed it and nothing but clean water & antifreeze came out, reversed the hose and flushed in the forward direction, same result. Next, I purchased a new Motorcraft heater valve and installed it today. Seems to be working properly and there is hot water prior to the valve and after the valve going into the firewall
(checked by feeling hoses). Still no heat. (fan works properly as do the various direction of air flow-floor, both, vents etc.). Any suggestions as the next step will be greatly appreciated.
Ads
 




Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Heat problem... djphild Technology 5 August 3rd 06 11:36 PM
E36 Over heat problem Emma Ward BMW 7 April 5th 06 06:57 PM
Maxpower - heat problem thegospelmagicman Dodge 8 January 19th 06 03:31 AM
94 spirit heat problem still Adam Dodge 3 December 10th 05 06:04 AM
Pajero heat problem, please help Andy Wilson 4x4 2 April 21st 04 04:24 AM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 07:30 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2004-2017 AutoBanter.
The comments are property of their posters.