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2006 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Question: My car started to leak radiator fluid from water pump is it the gasket or pump

 

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lopezenrique77, Anaheim, CA, January 03, 2013, 12:11
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My car started to leak radiator fluid from water pump is it the gasket or pump

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    Greg's Orange Auto (12997 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper January 03, 2013, 12:42
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    most likely the pump is leaking from weap hole

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    lopezenrique77, January 03, 2013, 12:49
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    What is weap hole ? its not heating up at all just a lot of anti freez

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    globalhelper, January 03, 2013, 13:09
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    there is a hole on the bottom of the water pump that leaks when the water pump seal starts to go bad and its called the weap hole

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    pushrod January 03, 2013, 13:45
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    I agree, best get it fixed before it starts crying! When the old pump is removed you can see what we mean.

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