Question about 1986 Buick Century
I have a 1996 mustang 3.8 v6 and i was changed out my coolant today. I drove with no problem for about half an hour then parked it for 3 hours then cam back to my car. I was told to add more fluid once the car was ran and then parked for more then a hour. I added more coolant to the radiator and started driving. It was driving fine until i was goin up a hill in 2nd gear at about 3.5 RPM and was about to shift until my car started extremely smoking and turned off by itself. I pulled over to the side and opened the hood and there was coolant all over the place in my engine.I left the hood open for about a hour then the car was still smoking. I got the car towed to my house and i started it and there was smoke coming form the pullies where the belt is. Does anyone know where the smoke is actually coming from? Its definately not a radiator hose but i am in desperate need to get this car back on the road. Thanks for your help!!
If you drained all the water out the system needs to be blead always mesure the coolant/water so you can put the same amount in again there will be a bleeding screw on one of the hoses loosten and let all the air out. hope this helps
Posted on Aug 24, 2009
a 6ya expert 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 repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Mar 14, 2017 | 1996 Ford Mustang
Apr 05, 2011 | 1996 Ford Mustang
Dec 31, 2010 | 2002 Chevrolet Malibu
Sep 13, 2010 | 1996 Ford Mustang
Jun 29, 2009 | 2001 Ford Mustang
May 24, 2009 | 1996 Honda Accord
Mar 09, 2009 | 1993 Toyota Camry V6
110 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: