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1999 Volkswagen Beetle TDI Question: puddle under car

 

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Visitor, 1.9L 4 Cylinder Diesel Turbo, Birdsboro, PA, June 27, 2010, 10:20

found a puddle of light wt oil under the car. it is not engine oil. the car has over 200,000 miles on it. what could it be?

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    goodguysdiesel from Good Guys Diesel, January 13, 2011, 09:58
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    What color is the fluid? It could be transmission fluid. I would put the car up on a jack or take it to a mechanic to see if they can find where the leak is coming from. That will help narrow done what type of fluid it is and why its leaking.

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