coolant leakage (*%#*!!)
i2k at xmission.com
Sun Jul 17 16:02:20 EDT 2005
Cracked threads or tank is my hope and my assumption. If anyone can
explain a different cause of this symptom (other than a loose cap), I'd
like to know.
Otherwise, I shall I proceed to replace the tank.
On Saturday, July 16, 2005, at 06:39 PM, Mike Miller wrote:
> Is the top of the tank or the threads cracked in that area, showing up
> under pressure?
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Kerry Griffith" <i2k at xmission.com>
>> When my car gets hot enough, coolant leaks from beneath the expansion
>> tank cap. My techs (I'm beginning to suspect a strong primate
>> connection) installed a new cap.
>> The question: If the oil and coolant guages are within normal
>> boundaries, and no idiot lights are lit, does the abovementioned
>> indicate the expansion tank-cap interface, or is the cap designed to
>> bleed off coolant if a problem exists elsewhere?
>> Best regards,
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