1991 Buick LeSabre Q&A
1991 Buick LeSabre Question: Engine Leaks Water
I have to put water in radiator every morning. Car doesn't run hot. But you can see the water coming from the left side of the engine where the plugs go in at. I haven't been ablt to get anyone to tell me exactly what the problem is only that it will cost me $400 labor plus parts Can you help? - MrsJudkins
If they gave you an estimate for parts and labor, then they must have a good idea as to what the problem is. Can you call back to the shop that gave you an estimate and ask them? - Bret Bodas
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