Problem Description and Possible Solution
The intake manifold can leak coolant externally, however it is not typically due to a gasket failure. The intake manifold bolts tend to come loose and need to be replaced/updated.
Average mileage: 153,500 (143,000–164,000)
11 model years affected: 1994
, more1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
15 people reported this problem
Check engine light, abs light & tilt control lights on intermittently when car is on in drive and stopped & when lights are on car has trouble accelerating. Once it hits over 50 mph lights go off & drives fine. Problem just started. Car has 2002 engine block & new head gasket, new fuel pump, new water pump, new radiator, new power steering pump, new intake manifold, several new sensors, all within the last 2 years. Brake Master Cylinder, transmission & alternator haven't been replaced.