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1990 Ford Crown Victoria Question: 1988 CROWN VIC LEAKING YELLOW GOLDISH COLORED FLUID BETWEEN FRONT ENGINE N BELTS

 

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sarai0009, 5.0L V8, Marietta, GA, July 10, 2011, 11:04
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MY CAR STARTED LEAKING BIG PUDDLE FROM FROM BETWEEN FRONT OF ENGINE AND BELTS.IT DOENT REALLY SMELL BUT ITS ALOT.MY CAR STARTED DRIVING LOUDER THEN USUAL ONE DAY AND WHEN I START IT IT ALMOST SOUNDS LIKE WHEN I START IT.ITS FINE THEN IT SORTA SOUNDS LIKE ITS GONNA CUT BACK OF THEN SOUNDS FINE. IT DOES THAT A COUPLE TIMES THEN EVENS OUT. THE LEAKING JUST STARTED 2DAYS AGO IT HAS NEW REBUILT ENGINE AND TRANSMISSION WITH 65,540 MILES ON IT. DO YOU KNOW WHAT COULD BE WRONG?

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    dandd July 10, 2011, 14:06
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    I would look at your water pump first and foremost.

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    DR.RECO from Reco's Renches, July 10, 2011, 16:06
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    This sounds like the water pump is leaking coolant and you should check the level in the plastic expansion tank and also i would have the repair center that installed the rebuilt engine perform a diagnostic.

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