Keeps leaking coolant. Replaced water pump and gasket. What next? on 2002 Mercury Cougar

Heater barely wtms up, coolant comes form below the block. Hoses fine, new water pump and gasket. What will this cost me at the shop?

by in Wichita, KS on November 13, 2012
3 answers
ANSWER by on November 13, 2012
could be anything from head or intake gasket or a frost plug have it pressure tested to see where the leak is coming from
ANSWER by on November 13, 2012
it is usually $90 to find the leak
ANSWER by on November 14, 2012
have a good shop pressure test cooling system for you, most shops charge an hr labor to test but they may also only charge you a 1/2 hr if they can determine issue in that time.