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My cougar is currently spewing out white smoke out of the exhaust. I believe its due to a coolant leak in the radiator. Got means to fix the leak however the radiator cap wont turn off, some kind of locking mechanism on it. Any idea on how to remove it that doesnt involve me paying to have it towed or sent to a shop?

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You got a coolant leak, from a head gasket or intake manifold,if white smoke comes out the exhaust.
No lock on rad cap. Push down and turn

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