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It leaks antifreeze from motor, I think it might be from a soft plug towards the back, how easy is it to fix and how?

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You can drill a hole in the defective plug so you can pry it out .. then press in a new one .. clean mating surfaces and if there is any nicks use hi temp liquid gasket material .. you can tap in the new plug by using a large socket .. make sure it goes in straight .. you can also temporarily repair the leak if you can find it . .. by using high temperature epoxy sticks or JB weld ... the big problem will be finding a way to get at the plug .. maybe from under might be easier ..

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