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1997 Ford Thunderbird LX 2dr Coupe

1997 Ford Thunderbird
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Rear Wheel Drive, 2 Door Coupe LX, Mid-Size
18 mpg city / 26 mpg hwy
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January 17, 2013, 6:05 pm

Alicia M

Question: Leaking coolant, steam under hood...

I had radiator replaced last year, replaced thermostat recently. Since than leaking coolant, could fill daily, so low coolant light stays off. Also car steaming from under hood when running, and smells of coolant. Could this be water pump? The one thingI haven't had to replace yet...

January 24, 2013, 12:07 pm

Elizabeth K

You will need to isolate the source of the leak to be sure. If you don't feel like you can determine what part is leaking yourself, it is worth it to pay a shop for the diagnosis. Otherwise you will just be guessing and you can spend a lot of money that way, without ever fixing the problem.

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