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97 Oldsmobile LSS Coolant leak

The coolant is leaking at the top front driver's side. Right up at the front of the engine compartment. There is molding in the way of viewing specifically where the leak is but I see evidence of the coolant having sprayed to on top of that molding. A puddle is also left directly under that spot,( front driver's side).

It began small but am now going through a gallon of coolant every week. Help please.

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Is your water pump on that side? if so i would say your water pump is bad.

Posted on Jun 04, 2010

  • shahnazqadri Sep 06, 2010

    I have same car and same problem, i fill a gallon of antifreez a week. Thermostat, Radiator changed still same problem. I also suspect it is water pump please tell me some cheap way to fix it.

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