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Water pump leaking in back cannot see where leakinmg

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    need a pic i can do he work



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1. Put some newspapers underneath the car.

2. Put any thing such as a cardboard in the front of the radiator.

3. Start the car for at least 20 minutes wait it is building up the pressure, you will find the leaking area, then see which part leaking and fix it.

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