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Follow this steps on how you can replace the thermostat. First,Remove the radiator hose from the thermostat housing cover by removing the bandclamp that holds the hose to the cover. This is done with a Phillipsscrewdriver. Slide the band clamp back away from the housing and pull the hoseoff. Remove the two bolts that hold the thermostat housing cover to the top ofthe Elantra intake manifold with an adjustable wrench. The bolts will bereused. They should not be discarded. Remove the old gasket that was pressed between the intake manifoldand the thermostat housing cover. It's a paper gasket and should pull off ofthe intake in one piece. Remove the thermostat from inside of the intakemanifold by pulling up on it. The gasket and thermostat can be discarded. Placethe new thermostat into the intake manifold of the Hyundai Elantra. Thethermostat must be placed with the top sticking out of the intake manifold forit to work properly. Use the old thermostat to orientate the new one. Place a small amount of PVC gasket sealer around the thermostat onthe base of the intake manifold. Allow the PVC to dry for ten minutes and thenplace the thermostat gasket on top of the gasket sealer. Place a small amountof PVC gasket sealer on top of the paper gasket and allow to dry for tenminutes. Place the thermostat housing cover onto the gasket and bolt it intoplace with the original bolts. You should see a small amount of PVC gasketsealer squeeze out between the housing and the intake. This is normal and itshould be left in place. Once it dries, it will add additional seal protectionand prevent leaking. Place the radiator hose back on to the thermostat housing cover andfix it into place by tightening the band clamp with a screw driver. YourHyundai Elantra is now ready to drive again. Hope this info help you.

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Apr 16, 2013


What problem was the trans having before they worked on it? How many miles were on the trans, do u know if the trans had ever been serviced before? Was it a full trans fluid flush or just the filter and a few quarts? Before a correct answer can be givin by anyone, this info is needed. For example if the trans has high mileage and has never been serviced they should of only changed the filter plus 4 5 quarts to fill it up, if they did a full trans flush under those conditions they ruined it

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Apr 11, 2013


check right under the rear end of your vehicle body near the fuel lines

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Apr 09, 2013


Sounds to me like your charging system failed and you now have a dead battery.
You will likely need to replace your alternator.

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Apr 09, 2013


It is more than likely coming down your Cabin Air Filter into your HEATER BOX adn then onto the Floor.

If it happens when it is Dry, then you have a hole in your Heater Core....

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Apr 06, 2013


Here's a link to your code.

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Mar 27, 2013


Get the code to reset from the company or get a new one to be arranged it that can be useful....

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Mar 18, 2013


I am assuming you have vac assist brakes which uses a booster and vac from the engine. Sounds like the vac line between the booster and engine has ice or some foreign matter in it.

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Jan 29, 2013


there is a theft/locking control module under the dash. sometimes they go bad. have you check the relay

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Jan 27, 2013


Could be a bad sensor in the vehicle body that's on it's way out.

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Jan 27, 2013


Front wheel drive tranny change is not easy or practical. Check the Torque converter lockup solenoid and the torque converter.

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Jan 25, 2013


If you have no spark at the plugs, are you getting voltage and a ground signal at the coil when you crank the engine ?

2005 Hyundai... | Answered on Dec 14, 2012

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