1995 Buick LeSabre Q&A

1995 Buick LeSabre Question: grinding noise

car has started making grinding noises and slight smell of steam but no actual water that i can see -
Answer 1
Suspect the water pump failing. Grab the water pump pulley and see if it wobbles, indicating a failed bearing, or listen closely while the engine is running, to locate the noise. If you want to find a specialist, here's a directory link for you: https://repairpal.com/directory?address=39209&car_brand_names=Buick -
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