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Antifreeze leaking and noisy belt

I replaced the radiator approx 4 months ago now there is antifreeze leaking from somewhere and the belt is making noise. The low coolant light comes on and I add a little antifreeze and it goes out. The car does not run hot nor does the temperature gauge move to hot. Could it be my water pump?

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When you replace anti freeze you should check and tighten all clips etc as the anti freeze is thinner

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