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Car overheated, auto shut off, wont start again, oil and water leak

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With the information you have given it sounds serious possibly fatal more information would help but with oil and water leaking it could be any thing from a blown gasket to a warped cylinder head Sorry could not be more help

Posted on Dec 03, 2012

Testimonial: "we were driving and it just stopped, we towed it home, now we cant start it again"

  • katrina joseph Dec 03, 2012

    i was driving along and it just shut off, we left it and towed it home, then in the morning it had no water or oil in it. we have tried to get it to start but it wont

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Ok first check the water pump and if that is ok sounds like the head gasket blown, look for water in the oi, thisl will be like a milky colour

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this leaking is either from the radiator or the water pump , to check the water pump grab the polly and rock it back and forth there should be no movment if its moved then you should replace the water pump and also you could hear a noise coming from the pump

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Check and see the water pump or possible bad termostat..check the termostat first, less expensive..also check and see if there are any leaks from the radiator hoses..

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