grinding noise on 1995 Buick LeSabre

car has started making grinding noises and slight smell of steam but no actual water that i can see

by in Jackson, MS on April 03, 2011
1 answer
ANSWER by on April 05, 2011
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:
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