1997 Ford Taurus Q&A

1997 Ford Taurus Question: what is an internal leak?

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. -
Answer 1
no, it is externa. internal would be if you added coolant and it went to another area, like the oil or transmission. Roy -
Comment 1
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. -
Answer 2
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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