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Leaking water behind the belt - 1997 Pontiac Bonneville

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Your water pump is the most likely suspect as it is drivin by the belt and is directly behind the belt make sure you get this fixed cause if you lose to much coolant and the car over heats you can blow a head gasket then your repair goes from a couple hundred dollars to a couple thousand dollars

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Most likely your water pump is leaking, since it's located behind a pulley, and turned by a belt. Check the pump to see if the bearings are loose and replace it if necessary.

Posted on Sep 28, 2010

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