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Coolant is leaking from my 2000 chrysler cirrus. I can not see where the leak is exactly. Is there any way I can isolate the leak. Is the stop leak they sell at Auto Store a viable solution.

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Stop leak is last resort, or cheap way out in emergency situation, but remember, sometimes it can clog up some parts of heater & cooling system. Take it to a rad shop, or auto repair place & have the cooling system pressure tested. It will confirm if there is a leak, and they should have dye that they can add to coolant when leak is hard to find, or if they suspect head gasket leak. Then they run engine for while & shine a blacklight all over engine & into exhaust pipe, to see glow of dye, to confirm where coolant is going.

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