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Leaking engine coolant from bottom of engine front passenger side

Car is losseing antifreeze from bottom of engine on passengerside i has serpintine belt with 3 pullys the antifreeze seems to be leaking from or around bottom pully

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    leak on bottom of radiator round black plug right hand side

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Probably a water pump seal unfortunately. Pressurize the system, with the engine off, use a mirror to look under the water pump pulley to see if any fluid is dripping from the water pump seal weep hole.
If it is, change the water pump.
Good luck, let me know.
Regards,

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