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1997 Ford Taurus Question: what is an internal leak?



Jesika, 3.0L V6, Phoenix, AZ, June 07, 2010, 20:56

I am putting coolant in my car and it leaks out completly instantly I am able to watch the puddle from my car. I nead to know if this is a sign of an internal leak.

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    mastertech6371 June 07, 2010, 21:02

    no, it is externa. internal would be if you added coolant and it went to another area, like the oil or transmission.


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    Jesika, June 07, 2010, 21:26

    it is a water leak but it is coming out of the moter and oil is not mixed with oil the water i did see a rusty coler come out tho does anyone know what this could be? help me please.

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    Visitor, June 22, 2010, 19:37

    It could be leaking from your timing chain gasket which is under the water pump.also if your water is rusty looking that means your water pump if going bad.

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