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2001 Ford Windstar is leaking antifreeze

My Windstar is leaking antifreeze. The hoses appear dry that I see at the reservoir, but if you look under the car you can see dripping. What am I missing?

Temp gauge doesn't run hot.

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Could be water pump, radiator, freeze plugs, hoses, ect. try and isolate the area by putting a piece of card board down on the ground and line up what is above it. Garages use a pressure tester on the cooling system to see where the leak is. I would guess water pump,or small bypass hose

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I have engine coolant running out of the nipple at the rear top of the expansion tank on my 03 windstar. What might be causing this. It begins within a minute or less after starting the cold engine. When I take the cap off the tank it stops. There is no turbulance in the tank when I remove the cap

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Please check your radiator cap while engine is running. And still double check your temp guage.

Posted on May 23, 2009

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