[DML] Re: Coolant Coming Out
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[DML] Re: Coolant Coming Out



Another possabilty which has not been mentioned is you could have a
blown head gasket. In such a case even a perfectly good radiator cap
will allow the coolant out along with the excess pressure from the
combustion gases. Simple to test for. A car which is losing that much
coolant should not be driven. You will damage the seal in the water
pump if you haven't already and you are taking a BIG chance of
overheating the motor and if you haven't popped the head gaskets
eventually you will. Any leak that is losing that much coolant
shouldn't be hard to find.
David Teitelbaum
vin 10757



--- In dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, "John Macias" <jdm5@xxxx> wrote:
>
> Could be:
> 1. A bad seal and the coolant is seeping into the engine. Check the 
> look/quality of your oil. Possible, but not likely.
> 2. A slow leak when hot. Rubber expands and softens when hot. You 
>







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