Honda CRV Shop Manual 1997 2002 (10) PDF | Page 8

?? Drain the engine coolant (see page 10-6).
?? Remove the splash shield (see step 21 on page 05-6).
?? Remove the lower hose, then remove the thermostat.
?? Install the thermostat with a new O-ring, then install the lower hose.
?? Install the splash shield (see step 22 on page 05-14).
?? Refill the radiator with engine coolant, and bleed air from the cooling system with the heater valve open (see page