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2005 Ford Ranger Question: 240,000 in my '05 problem with heater.

 

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catlady53, 3.0L V6, Goldsboro, NC, November 19, 2013, 15:37
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Trying to defrost windshield I smell anti-freeze. The windshield fogs up with the smell of anti-freeze. No leaks in the truck that I can see.

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    pushrod November 19, 2013, 16:54
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    Have the heater core replaced, that's the only fix!

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    catlady53, November 20, 2013, 15:34
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    Thanks so much pushrod, that's what I was thinking. Have a great Holiday.

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    pushrod, November 20, 2013, 15:36
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    Right back at ya! These used to be a fairly easy to replace so maybe it wont be to bad as far as cost. I know that is welcom news, right here at xmas.

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    ProfessorG November 19, 2013, 17:24
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    Bet it is leaking out your drain tube if it's leaking very bad. I hate it when I want to defrost my window and it just makes it worse.

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    goodguy, November 20, 2013, 02:48
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    I agree with#1

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    catlady53, November 20, 2013, 15:36
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    Yep, we take good care of these trucks. How much is a heater core?

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    csubak30 November 20, 2013, 05:59
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    Heater core is done. Need to pull and replace.

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    catlady53, November 20, 2013, 15:37
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    Hubby will take care of it. Thank you much. Have a great Holiday!!!!!

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