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Re: WHERE DID THE WATER GO?
I had that same problem on my car and it was the water pump, it was leaking
like a sieve. It never steamed, just all leaked out in like an hour.. Id check
that if it hasn't been replaced recently..
> Hey Guys!
> Wanted to check with the collective mindset on this. Anyone heard of
> running out of coolant in the course of an hour and a half? This morning
> on the way to work the low coolant light went on. When I got to the
> office, I let the engine cool down, and on the way out for lunch I check
> the coolant level (expansion tank dry as a bone). Stopped by the friendly
> Chevron station and filled her up (she was empty, empty, empty). Anyway,
> on the way back to the office after lunch the light goes on again. Pulled
> into the parking lot and popped the hood. Opened the expansion tank cap
> (no sign of steam) and guess what.....Empty!! Hmmm.....I'm hoping its not
> a cracked block, and I'm losing the coolant out the tail pipe. Any ideas?
> The car is a '88 5000S non-turbo, non-Q.
> P.S. - the electronic ignition warning light also came on this morning,
> but not during lunch.
> Henderson Nuuhiwa
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