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1) Coolant/owners manual comes on when car is started. new rad and water pump replaced a few moths ago. also I get a slight antifreeze smell. 2)drivers side seat only raises on the left side

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If you can smell it then it's leaking or overflowing from reservoir. The dash light on most cars isn't for the radiator itself but the coolant reservoir telling you it's empty. Which could be the case if coolant is leaking and each time it cools it sucks more out of the reservoir until empty and then you end up with air pockets in the radiator which will overheat the car.

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