Coolant Leak...passenger footwell?

Bernie Benz b.benz at
Wed Jun 14 16:36:59 EDT 2006

Oil leak, coolant leak, all the same. Treat it with the appropriate snake


> From: "Derek Pulvino" <dbpulvino at>
> Date: Wed, 14 Jun 2006 12:55:16 -0700
> To: b.benz at
> Cc: 200q20v at
> Subject: Re: Coolant Leak...passenger footwell?
> Hmm, and umm, hadn't thought of that, but on the outset I'm pretty sure
> Seattle is not within the habitat range of the Panther, so right off the bat
> the Panther Piss option seems rather unlikely.  The color is definetely blue
> (a detail included specifically for our ongoing survey), and the liquid also
> has that slick feel when rubbed between the fingers of coolant.
> Does egg in the coolant work for heater cores too?  Might eggs however have
> phosphate?
> Derek P
>> Taste it. If it¹s sweet, its EG. If yellow, could be panther piss. Enter it
>> in the survey.
>> Bernie
>>> From: "Derek Pulvino" <dbpulvino at>
>>> Date: Wed, 14 Jun 2006 10:58:50 -0700
>>> To: 200q20v at
>>> Subject: Coolant Leak...passenger footwell?
>>> My patience is continueing to dwindle.  Just replaced the power steering
>>> hose, thermostat, flush the coolant sytem, and replace the coolant, and
>> now
>>> this.  Noticed a couple of days ago I've got a small leak of coolant
>> landing
>>> on the floor mat on the passenger side of the car...front seat of
>> course.
>>> Notice some staining, noticed the color (blue for the survey), and ran
>> my
>>> finger across it today and it is certainly wet right now.
>>> Any ideas on this?  If it's something like a heater core I may just tnt
>> the
>>> car.
>>> Derek P

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