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I need to know how to fix a thermostat in a 1993 grand am gt.
Thermo's are not the kind of parts that you can fix. If something is wrong with them, you don't risk your engine. Throw it away and get a new one. Any other case and you're risking eventually a new engine because of possible overheating, due to defective thermostat.
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