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My 2001 kia rio start up fine. but I am losing power and stalls out and wont idle. I have check under the hood and there is a water like oil on the battery. can you tell me what it is?

Not much. I just had a new RADIATOR AND COOLANT SERVICE DONE ON IT.

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