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Coolant light comes on but there is no leak but coolant is gone

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Coolant went somewhere, think maybe sniff at the tailpipe to see if it is leaking into any combustion chambers. Will definitely smell of antifreeze if it is going out the exhaust. If not take a look on the bottom of the oil filler cap, if it is foamy then the coolant is sneaking into the lubrication system. In any event it is going somewhere and a fix soon is necessary.

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