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Coolant leaking on manifold, steaming.No hose or radiator leak.

I have a 1991 4runner 4x4, 6 cyl, that's losing coolant and steaming. Puddles underneath toward the rear passenger side of the engine. No hoses or radiator leaks. Just bought the car 2000 miles ago. Everything was fine. Got an oil change a week ago and the problem started 30 minutes later. Oil The heat doesn't come out hot anymore. Went thru a gallon of coolant in a week. Hoping not head gasket. Please help.

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  • eleets1 Feb 07, 2009

    Yes I Have a similar problem but mines on the the drivers side, and im pretty sure its the trusty toyota head gaskets

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    I have a 1996 Toyota Corolla 1.8 Liter 4 door car , Today it started leaking coolant on passenger side behind engine it looks like and is going under car also , Drove it home and it leaked the whole way . when i purchased the car the water in the radiator was Brown so was the radiator cap , When i pulled up at home the car was steaming a lot on the passenger side , it was night time so i could not see where it was steaming from , car continued too leak coolant

  • Anonymous Mar 31, 2014

    water from the water reserve was boiling and the oil are leaking from the head gasket



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I think its going to be the head gasket duto the way its leaking coolant. one of the water jackets maybe i would have it checked to be sure but it sounds like head gasket

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