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Rapid loss of Antifreeze

1993 Honda Civic, 200,000ish km, someone mentioned a "frost plug" to me, as the water pump and the timing belt are next to new. Problem is, I don't know where and what exactly I should be looking for. The antifreeze is definately coming out from the lower drivers side and back of the engine : ) Help Any diagrams would be absolutely fantastic. Thanks.

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  • kands09 Feb 03, 2009

    Have it sitting in my garage jacked and blocked with the drivers front wheel off. Hoses are great, really need to know what and where the "frost plugs" are.



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Fill it with water and start your car. find out where it is leaking exactly, you may have to give it gas to find some leaks so play with the throtle. may be your head gasket as well so check for water in your oil, i would bet its your hoses at the connections though.

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This could be Leaking from a Transmission Cooler Line or a Freeze Plug in the Block. I would get it to a TRUSTED Mechanic and get this repaired asap. Please Rate My Response! Thanks!

Posted on Feb 03, 2009

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    Travis Humphries Feb 03, 2009

    The Plugs are In the Motor Block. They look like the Inside of a Baby Food Lid. Really hard to get out and Replace.



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