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1998 Ford Crown Victoria Question: i have a coolant leak at back of waterpump could it be pump or metal hose in bac

 

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jhughes615, Johnson City, TN, May 20, 2013, 22:40
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there is coolant coming right behind waterpump there is a metal hose going to back of pump (looks rusty) could this be the problem if so what is this hose called thanks?

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13188 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper May 21, 2013, 07:15
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    YES COULD BE PIPE, REC WATER PUMP AND THERMOSTAT AT THAT TIME AS PREVENTIVE MAINT

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    jhughes615, May 23, 2013, 08:28
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    thaks very much for your response i did some looking around metal pipe and there is apin hole in it back and i here a little steam sound i think it turns to a rubber hose so far back ,i am going to change water pump,thermostat also but im stuck how does that pipe come out the back of water pump,and if looking for 1 at parts place what do i call that pipe? thanks alot

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