Coolant leads nowhere?

Asked by May 03, 2017 at 09:53 AM about the 1989 Toyota Cressida

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

3 Answers

73,705

Where does it come from?

It comes from the radiator and leads to there

73,705

I get it, the hose comes from the radiator by the radiator cap, so this is just for overflow. As the coolant expands in the engine when it gets warmed up, it goes into the overflow tank, (coolant reservoir).. The hose that goes no-where is the overflow from the coolant reservoir so if the thermostat stuck closed the coolant would fill up that tank, and any excess then gets directed out to the ground. There may have ben another hose that runs toward the ground that connected too. It also serves as a way for the air to escape when coolant flows back and forth from the radiator and coolant reservoir.

Your Answer

Cressida

Looking for a Used Cressida in your area?

CarGurus has thousands of nationwide listings and the tools to find you a great deal.

Postal Code:

Shortcuts

Toyota Cressida Experts

  • #1
    carGrrl
    Reputation
    100
  • #2
    Russell Cook
    Reputation
    90
  • #2
    littlehorn
    Reputation
    90
View All

Related Models For Sale

Used Toyota Corolla
181 Great Deals out of 3,731 listings starting at $2,245
Used Toyota Camry
62 Great Deals out of 1,933 listings starting at $850
Used Toyota Celica
11 listings starting at $4,250
Used Honda Civic
296 Great Deals out of 3,465 listings starting at $995
Used Ford Mustang
9 Great Deals out of 1,138 listings starting at $1,250
Used Honda Accord
81 Great Deals out of 1,074 listings starting at $1,200
Used Ford Ranger
70 Great Deals out of 337 listings starting at $2,995
Used Toyota 4Runner
7 Great Deals out of 436 listings starting at $5,990

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use.