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WATER LEAKING I LOOKED TO SEE IF THE WATER WAS LEAKING FROM MY BOTTOM RADIATOR HOSE. THATS NOT THE PROBLEM. I CANT SEEM TO PLACE WHAT IT IS. THE LOW COLLANT SIGNAL KEEPS COMING ON IN MY CAR AND I ONLY DRIVE IT FOR 6-8 MIN TOP AND EVERYTHING I PUT IN HAS LEAKED OUT. I CANT FIND WHERE THE LEAK IS COMING FROM BUT I ONLY USED WATER FOR THE MONENT. WHAT IS THE PROBLEM CAN YOU HELP ME FIND OUT.

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  • alicialuc505 Nov 21, 2008

    I JUST CHANGED THE BOTTOM HOSE. DO I CHANGE THE TOP AS WELL. SO WHAT WOULD I DO TO FIX THE PROBLEM WITH THE LEAK.

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I am sure it is the water pump, the water is leaking from the pump and running down the hose. The pumps on these engines seem to last around 60-70,000 miles.

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    yadayada Nov 21, 2008

    Like I said the water pump is most likely leaking. Replace the water pump.

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