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3vze leaking bad

Old 07-12-2018, 11:41 PM
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3vze leaking bad

hi guys, ive been having bad coolant problems for a while replacing one part or the other, i was driving around with it leaking for a while now replacing fluid untill the last day it heated up almost to the red... when i pulled the rad cap off the next day it started steadily dripping from what seemed like my thermostat housing. replaced my thermostat housing gasket, the last one i put in had a crack right through. the new one i made was a good fit tightened her back up and started filling the rad but still pouring out fast. almost looks like its coming from above the thermostat rather than the housing itself. what else could this be? really need my truck back
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Just pulled this photo off the interwebs. You think it's your water pump that's causing the leak? I've read a few threads where that seems to be the case.
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