Motor is leaking coolant, Coolant is leaking from the front area of the engine, cant see or tell were it is originating from. Also the leak does not always happen. I don't know what is going on and any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you
coolant leak on 2004 Cadillac CTS
by strider in Anaheim, CA on March 14, 2009
2 answers 1 comment
ANSWER by dandd on March 15, 2009
It could very well be a weeping water pump, which can be tough to pinpoint. How many miles are on your CTS? 43k, OK. Best thing to do is to get it pressure tested and put some mirrrors down near the front of the engine to pinpoint the leak. Is your engine the V6?
COMMENT by strider on March 16, 2009
the car has 43,300 miles.
ANSWER by Visitor on March 13, 2010
also, check the resevoir where you add fluid. this may be cracked. it is [plastic and often expands over time. it is in the front of the engine.
Cost of coolant system replacement as this system is located within the engine systems?
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