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GTI Heating Core Problem

Hello, yesterday my car over heated, or so i thought i looked under the car and it was leaking anti-freeze all over the ground..i started the car and smoke was poring through the vents. So i immediatly shut off the car and was forced to get it towed home. My question is, does it sound more like just a break in the anit-freeze cables or would the damage be more extensive than that and be an issue with heating core. Also if so, i don't know much about cars and the heating core and dont really know how it works i know the antifreeze passes through there, but this would mean a whole replacement of the part, correct? I was also wondering, my car is a 92 Volkswagon GTI it would be nice for an estimated price of the parts, of possible and if i could get some more information on this issue.

Greatly Appriciated, Kelly

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It would be the heater core if you are losing antifreeze like that and getting it in the vents. cost of the part shoud be under 50.00

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