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  1. Radiator Leaking From Top Seam

    Classic Tech
    Hey Everyone! I need advice on a radiator issue, please! This is for a stock '66 with the 289 V8, C code. For months I've been finding small pools of coolant under the car, dripping down from around the oil pan. I jacked the front end up and checked the hoses, freeze plugs, etc.... but, could...
  2. VERY strange coolant leak (checked all the basics) and other problems

    4.6L Tech
    So I have a coolant leak. I recently changed the timing cover gasket and that fixed my oil leak problem and everything was fine for a couple days but now I have a coolant leak. At first the coolant was leaking slowly out and I would need to replace it every other day and then it got worse and...
  3. 1994 mustang gt 5.0 coolant leak

    5.0L Tech
    I have a 1994 mustang gt 5.0 and have a coolant leak. All i know is that its coming from the drivers side front around the left tire and its dripping coolant. Someone please help me.
  4. 2000 3.8L cooling system

    V6 Tech
    first time owner. Bought a 3.8L off a marine (not knowing what i was getting myself into) It's been a roller coaster of emotions between the fun of finding Ford's hidden power, and running into hideous "band-aid" type repairs all over this poor pony. first thing i did was redo the entire...
  5. One-time coolant leak from rear of engine - 97 GT

    4.6L Tech
    97GT leaked about a whole overflow tank worth of coolant once while parked/turned off - was all in a puddle under the car. It was leaking from the back of the engine but I couldn't tell quite where. Temp gauge was never above normal in previous driving. So, I refilled it, and fast forward a...
  6. ´06 V6 water deposit cap leaking, please help

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hi, hope you can help me, I'm running out of ideas and also workshops here. Months ago I had a leak, so the water pump was replaced. Still leaking, this time seems to be from the thermostat/housing, so were replaced. Now it seems than the pressure is high or something because when I run over...
  7. 96 GT Coolant Leak on Top of Engine...Fix How?

    4.6L Tech
    H All, My 96 GT has 105k miles and is leaking coolant. I think I've found the place where it's leaking (see pics). My heater works fine, no residue inside, my oil looks good, and all I do is refill every 4 days or so (15 miles/day). There's a part that appears to be cracked, which is mounted...
  8. 03 v6 - head gasket? help!

    Introductions
    Hi guys, I'm no expert on cars. Something is wrong with my 03 Mustang v6. I'm fearing the worst ( head gasket). I've owned the car for four years with no problems. I bought the car from a friend who was moving. In June, the check engine light came on. AutoZone re ad it* as an overheating...
  9. 2000 Mustang GT Major coolant leak, need help!

    4.6L Tech
    I have a 2000 Mustang GT and Im losing a lot of coolant. I recently changed my thermostat so I opened it up to make sure everything is clean and sealed properly. After trying this twice it is still leaking! Its not leaking on the ground but there is a big pool on the block under my alternator...
  10. 2005 V6 leaking coolant

    Introductions
    Need some advice, my wife's Mustang is leaking coolant and I originally thought it was the water pump so I replaces it. That solved some of the problem but I still have a leak. I took it to a mechanic that tells me his best guess right now is the head gaskets. From what I've read so far if that...
  11. Coolant level low??

    2005-2010 Mustang Talk
    Hi!!! I am new here. 2007 mustang So i noticed my coolant level was low, and filled up half a gallon of coolant and half a gallon of water. When i checked it the next day, it was about 2 inches lower. I filled it up about 2 inches. later that day i checked it again, and it was about an inch...
  12. Need Help with Coolant leakage. Picture enclosed!

    4.6L Tech
    Hey all. been a while since I posted but I have a question hopefully someone can help me with. I have recently re-inherited my 01 GT which has 200K on it and it now has a leak issue. Now before I got it it need about 64oz of mixture every two to three weeks. that was like 2 years ago. I have...
  13. coolant in oil - help!!

    Classic Tech
    I have a 71 grande witha 302 that burns white smoke and eats coolant. I just bought the car and figured when I bought it that it had bad head gaskets. The car has true dual exhaust and i have equal smoke from both sides?? I ran a compression test (dry) and got about 125 - 130 psi on all 8...
  14. Coolant tank overflow

    4.6L Talk
    When I stop the engine, after short or long trip, the coolant will overflow out of the top of the coolant reservoir tank. I thought it was the radiator cap, and replaced it. Still does the same when shutting off the engine. It is not a large amount, but after several weeks, it is necessary to...
  15. 2005 Mustang V6 coolant leak

    2005-2010 V6 Mustang Tech
    Hey Yall, I had a problem two days ago, I was about to get unto the hwy when I saw smoke comming out the back, I pulled over and looked inside the hood. When I lifted the hood, steam was comming out, I looked around and my coolant was completly gone. I took it to my girlfirends house near by...
  16. 2001 Mustang GT no.1 cylinder misfire

    4.6L Tech
    I have a 2001 GT and have lately been trying to get rid of some engine gremlins. I keep having a misfire problem, which originally I thought was my COP's. It seems that one of them was going bad, but I've since replaced them all AND changed the plugs and gapped them properly and any other...
  17. 1998 Mustang with 1996 sohc 4.6. Coolant Spewing out of cap. Tried everything!

    4.6L Tech
    Hey all, I have a 1998 msutang (originally v6), just did a motor swap 2 weeks ago and put a 4.6 sohc from a 1996 gt. I have only put hooker headers, new exhaust, old cold air intake from v6. I am having a new problem with my cooling system. Yesterday i got home from work to find coolant spewing...
  18. New owner of a ,1994 Mustang GT

    Introductions
    Hey everyone! My name is Mike, and i just purchased a 94gt from a private owner where i live. Its a certified roush stage 2 with a rebuilt cobra block from a 94 as well. i have all the reciepts and work orders from the rebuild, as well as the certification from roush. It has the track heat top...
  19. 2000 Mustang Radiator Leak

    V6 Tech
    I just bought a 2000 Mustang. It has a 3.8L V6, dual exhaust and some work to the suspension but thats all I know of for sure. It is most certainly a beautiful car, everything I was looking for. It sounds amazing and drives like a champ. However, no matter how long I let the car heat up it never...
  20. 2002 Mustang GT Engine misses under load, recent coolant leak.

    4.6L Tech
    I have a 2002 gt with about 80k on it. recently I sprung a coolant leak but had it taken care of. the culprit was a cracked intake manifold, which I had replaced, although before the repair, a decent amount of fluid got into some of the spark plug holes on the driver's side of the engine, before...
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