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Coolant smell i have a 2001 dodge ram 1500 4x4 with 5.9l. i smell coolant when the truck is running but the temp is not running hot and not leaking

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Can be a very small leak and is evaporating before you can see it, what you do is, get a cooling system pressure tester and with the engine off and cool take off the rad cap, put the tester on the radiator , and pump it up to about 20 psi you will see the leak and wont get burnt or hit by the damn fan ouch oh god that hurts!
Alos be sureto look under the engine for a freeze plug that has rusted through. Look at both ends of the intake manifold for leaking they are good for that areas.
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