1997 Dodge Stratus coolant leak

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Old 03-10-13, 08:08 PM
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Question 1997 Dodge Stratus coolant leak

Hi i have a clean 1997 dodge stratus wiyh 166k second oener....jus recently last week i had the water pump and timing due to i thought it was the problem cause it was smoking.so i got that done took the car home notice it was smoking i look down and saw coolant leaking like right next to the water pump but more to the left of that could that b a freeze plug or my heads goin out?....anyone know
 

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Old 03-11-13, 02:55 AM
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You are hijacking a 10 year old thread. Moderators will move it to it's own space, so get ready.
 
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Old 03-11-13, 04:10 AM
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When you say "smoking", smoking from where? immediate area of suspected leak or out the tailpipe? Water pump or freeze plug both possible. Also hose. If this was done at a regular garage, take it back and have it checked.
 
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I agree, take it back to the shop. It is possible it's just some spilt coolant burning off but you need to find out for sure!
 
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