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99 chrysler 300m w/3.5L leaks coolant from an approx. 3/8" hole on the back side of engine and transmission any idea?

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  • fadi123 May 13, 2009

    yes front wheel drive

  • fadi123 May 13, 2009

    do u know how many freeze plugs (size approx 3/8" to 1/2" dia) are on the back side of the engine?

  • billie ramos
    billie ramos May 11, 2010

    is it a front wheel drive type car...?

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Sounds like one of the freeze plugs has rotted out.

Posted on May 13, 2009

  • joecoolvette
    joecoolvette May 13, 2009

    There are two that size. There is a large one in the middle, for the
    camshaft. (It isn't a freeze plug, per se, but is shaped like one) Should be 3/8". Your local auto parts store will know. (If not, contact the nearest Ford dealership. Ask for the Parts Department)


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