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Problem Reported: Oil Leaks From Lower Engine Area
September 15, 2010, 10:08 PM
<p><a id="ce_127" class="ct_glossary tooltip" href="/valve-cover-gasket-set">Valve cover gasket</a> leaks are common after 60,000 miles. Symptoms will include oil drips under the vehicle and burning oil smell from the engine compartment.</p>
Problem Reported: Coolant Loss Due to Leak from Expansion Tank
September 15, 2010, 10:08 PM
<p>An engine coolant leak may develop from the <a id="ce_5602" class="ct_glossary tooltip" href="/coolant-expansion-tank">expansion tank</a> resulting in engine overheating. When a cooling system component fails the entire cooling system should be inspected. It is not uncommon to find additional component have failed or are leaking.</p> <p>Overheating can cause severe engine damage. If the engine begins to overheat it is recommended to stop at the first available location and have your vehicle towed to a repair shop.</p>
Problem Reported: Front Tension Strut Bushings May Fail
September 15, 2010, 10:05 PM
<p>The front thrust rod bushings<strong>&mdash;</strong>also referred to as tension strut bushings<strong>&mdash;</strong>are known to fail occasionally. The oil-filled rubber mounts weaken and crack over time, causing a mushy road feel and shuddering in the steering wheel when going over bumps. These worn bushings should be replaced.</p>
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