Toyota Corolla

1992-1998 of release

Repair and operation of the car



Toyota Corolla
+ 1. Maintenance instruction
+ 2. Maintenance
- 3. Engines
   + 3.1. Petrol engines
   - 3.2. Diesel engine
      3.2.1. Specifications
      3.2.2. Replacement of a gear belt
      3.2.3. Removal of a head of cylinders
      3.2.4. Dismantling of a head of cylinders
      3.2.5. Partition of a head of cylinders
      3.2.6. Assembly of a head of the block of cylinders
      3.2.7. Installation of a head of cylinders
      3.2.8. Check and adjustment of gaps of valves
      3.2.9. Check of a compression of cylinders
      3.2.10. Pistons and rods
      3.2.11. Measurement of cylinders
      3.2.12. Assembly of pistons and rods
      3.2.13. Installation of pistons and rods
      3.2.14. Cranked shaft and flywheel
      - 3.2.15. Cooling system
         3.2.15.1. Removal and installation of the water pump
         3.2.15.2. Thermostat
      + 3.2.16. Lubrication system
      3.2.17. Device of injection of diesel fuel
      3.2.18. Operation of the car on diesel fuel
      3.2.19. Fuel filter
      3.2.20. Fuel pump of a high pressure
      3.2.21. Nozzles
      3.2.22. Glow plugs
      3.2.23. Adjustment of the mode of idling
      3.2.24. Adjustment of the maximum turns
      + 3.2.25. Useful tips to owners of the diesel engine
   + 3.3. Electric equipment of the engine
+ 4. Cooling systems, heating
+ 5. Fuel, exhaust systems
+ 6. System of decrease in toxicity
+ 7. Transmissions
+ 8. Coupling and half shafts
+ 9. Brake system
+ 10. Suspension bracket and steering
+ 11. Body
+ 12. Electric equipment



3.2.15.2. Thermostat

GENERAL INFORMATION

The thermostat is in the inlet union of the cooling system, that is before removal of the thermostat it is necessary to merge cooling liquid up to one height lower than the union. The thermostat is checked the same as on the petrol engine. Temperature of opening of the thermostat makes 80–82 °C and at a temperature of 95 °C the thermostat has to open completely. Thus the pin has to act on 8 mm from the thermostat.