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2003 Volvo XC70 Question: my car keep reading a low coolent message.

 

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vmuh, 2.5L 5 Cylinder Turbo, Chicago, IL, March 20, 2010, 20:37
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everytime this happens, i hav to add more coolent. this happens aleast 3 to 4 times a week. also has a check engine light, position bulb failure and rear hatch door sometimes will not lock. oh by the way my car is a 2001. what is going on with this car. this my 1st volvo and maybe my last.

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  • Answer #1

    March 21, 2010, 00:50
     Journeyman

    Yuor losing coolant so focus on leaks or possible water pump failure. If you don't address this you could seriously damage the engine.

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  • Answer #2

    Bret Bodas from RepairPal Test Shop, March 23, 2010, 16:16
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    Address the coolant leak before you overheat and damage the engine. Check the radiator, it is a common source of coolant leaks on this model.

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