Question about 2000 Chevrolet Venture

1 Answer

Leaking anti-freeze from top of motor

Suckin anti-freeze from tank leakin from top of the motor

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 2 Answers

Dex Cool Antifreeze likes to eat seals and gaskets. My Guess! That the exhaust gasket is leaking on the back side of the engine.
It is a common and expensive problem GM products have.
You could try stop leak (NEVER DUMP THE WHOLE CONTAINER IN! It can plug the system up!) To use, when cool, open the radiator cap, and take a teaspoon full of the stop leak and put in ( run engine to full temp) and watch for a week (Did it slow down or stop?), if still leaking repeat the above. Barring this working, it is very pricey to replace that gasket. It worked for me.

Posted on Jan 06, 2009

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya Mechanic can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Mechanic (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Blower stopped working


there is a blower motor located on the passenger side in the fire wall. to get to it unbolt washer fluid/anti-freeze holding tank then cruise control module and air box. next step is simple unplug the connector on the blower motor go buy a new motor ($50 at autozone) un-screw the bolts holding it in should be three the just reverse what you did to take it out 15 mins tops

Nov 05, 2013 | 1998 Ford Explorer

1 Answer

I have to re fill water everyday and its leakin near the fan belts....


what you have is a defective water pump, this will cause anti-freeze to leak onto front of engine and onto belts.

Sep 20, 2011 | 1997 Chevrolet Cavalier

1 Answer

When topping up my mini cooper do i put anti freeze in the radiator or just water and then top the expansion tank with anti freeze


Hi.

For a little top up simply use antifreeze.

If you need to do a coolant bleed and refill, then depends on the antifreeze you are using. Most products require filling the coolant tank with water and then topping up with 50% antifreeze. Use distilled water. Tap water is mineral and helps corrosion.

Regards.

Ginko.

Jul 15, 2011 | BMW Mini Cars & Trucks

1 Answer

I noticed that i got anti-freeze leakin from the back of motor on my y pipe


Start with the easy part. Are the heater hoses in good condition ? If there is nothing leaking from a hose can you possibly see if it is coming from the back of the engine? Could be several things maybe intake manifold gasket leaking, hopefully nothing as serious as a head gasket leaking externally, any check the easy stuff like the coolant temp switch and hoses etc. Good luck

Feb 17, 2011 | 1993 Chevrolet C1500

1 Answer

I have a 4 cyl s10. and i replaced the water pump cause it had been leakin. right before i cranked it. i put 1 gallon of antifreeze and half of water. then i started it and it started leaking anti freeze...


have the cooling system pressure tested
indicates a rusted out welsh plug in the head anti freeze and water is mixed in the ratio of 50:50 or 1:1 or 50%
so a gallon of water would require a gallon of anti freeze
That figure is the best to prevent corrosion and freezing of the coolant

Nov 12, 2017 | 1997 Chevrolet S-10 Pickup

1 Answer

What is the coolant capacity for a 98 (97-01) Mitsubishi Mirage? 4 cylinder 16 valve. I believe it's a 1.6L motor.


add 50/50 mix of anti freeze start with a 50/50 gallon then after it warms and stat opens add the additional 1/2 gallon approx. of 50/50water/anti freeze needed to fill the radiator and expansion tank

Aug 08, 2010 | 2001 Mitsubishi Mirage

1 Answer

Why ia my beetle over heating an make the water


You may have a blown head gasket between a cylinder and the water jacket. The overheating can be caused by exhaust gases being pumped into the coolant at that point and the disappearance of coolant can occur on the intake stroke sucking coolant into the cylinder. This will often cause a 'steamy' exhaust; check for this.

Jul 20, 2010 | 1999 Volkswagen Beetle

3 Answers

Regarding adding anti-freeze: should the motor be


Its best to check when cold since heat makes fluid expand. Always use 50\50 mix.

Jan 06, 2010 | 1992 Ford Explorer

1 Answer

My intrepid keeps leakin anti freeze and i cant find the problem


well obviously it can be from 20 different places. do it only leak when it's running?

Oct 20, 2009 | 2002 Dodge Intrepid

Not finding what you are looking for?
2000 Chevrolet Venture Logo

168 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Chevrolet Experts

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

77514 Answers

Colin Stickland
Colin Stickland

Level 3 Expert

22306 Answers

Ronny Bennett Sr.
Ronny Bennett Sr.

Level 3 Expert

6927 Answers

Are you a Chevrolet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...