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My car constantly runs hot, the abs light keeps coming on, and the theft light keeps coming on. Why is it leaking antifreeze on the right side of the motor?

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  • julmoore1017 Sep 25, 2009

    What would happen if I ran regular coolant instead of dexicool?? Would that hurt it at all??

  • julmoore1017 Sep 25, 2009

    No, just a puddle on the right side of the motor.

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You need new intake manifold gaskets.NOW. and new coolant.

Posted on Sep 25, 2009

  • cjohnson287 Sep 25, 2009

    If its leaking from the passenger side front near the front of the engine it could be the water pump, if its coming from the rear it could be the intake gasket.You really need to see where the coolant is coming from before anyone can be sure.The Dex is suppost to keep the engine water passage ways cleaner.

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Common for water pumps! easy fix compared to most cars. takes less than an hour... can you see where the coolant is coming from?

if you have any more question please sk. good luck

Posted on Sep 25, 2009

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