Coolant Leak & Engine Overheating on Chevrolet Tahoe

A coolant leak may develop from the water pump. The engine may overheat as a result of the coolant loss. A leaking water pump should be replaced.

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Average mileage: 120,000 (75,000–165,000)
Engines affected: 5.7L V8, Gasoline
6 model years affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, more1999, 2000
10 people reported this problem
1 person shared problem details
this has happened to my engine over the entire course of its life. It's like trying to repair a leaky boat.
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