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Not the bypass valve
Posted by Boris Bubbanov [Email] (more from Boris Bubbanov) on Fri, 29 Sep 2017 11:52:03
In Reply to: Need help diagnosing coolant leak, Mike Keller [Profile/Gallery]
, Fri, 29 Sep 2017 05:17:47
The puddles and leakage from the bypass valve are under the firewall, slightly to the driver's side. Not where you have described.
You have a loose or perforated radiator hose or damaged radiator, or a bad water pump, I think. If you have waited too long to replace the water pump, the pulley on the pump may have been pulled down by the multibelt into the path of the timing cover and cut a hole into it. That's where the oil drips may be coming from and the oil finding its way (together with coolant) onto the exhaust.
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Posts in this Thread:
- Need help diagnosing coolant leak, Mike Keller , Fri, 29 Sep 2017 05:17:47
- Re: Need help diagnosing coolant leak, three_jeeps, Tue, 3 Oct 2017 09:08:34
- Not the bypass valve, Boris Bubbanov, Fri, 29 Sep 2017 11:52:03 <-- Viewing This Message
- Water Pump, Vlado, Fri, 29 Sep 2017 09:12:59
- Re: Need help diagnosing coolant leak, three_jeeps, Fri, 29 Sep 2017 07:59:42
- Re: Need help diagnosing coolant leak, pme , Fri, 29 Sep 2017 06:25:32
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