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Coolant overflowing from reservoir cap
Coolant overflowing from a reservoir can be caused by many things, ranging from a problem a small problem such as replacing the cap, to a potential mechanical work, so I would recommend having the vehicle looked at by a knowledgable...
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Looking for the over flow connection so my coolant reverts back to my reservoir
The overflow connection will be under the lip where the radiator cap goes on. Sometimes the connection falls out from broken solder joints. The tank connection may be incorporated in the cap for the tank on some models. In other...
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Top makes high-pitched noise when moved - 2004 Cadillac XLR
This is probably the correct advice. The retractable top pump and fluid reservoir is behind a carpeted panel (left, rear trunk area). Your Owners Manual should show the reservoir (Max/Min marks) and indicate the correct GM fluid to top it...
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car overheating
If the reservoir is cracked you should replace the reservoir and cap. Once that is done, have the coolant changed. Use a 50/50 mixture of coolant and water. If you need help with this repair, consider YourMechanic, as a certified...
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Cooling
Fill the reservoir with water and look to see where it is leaking from. The reservoir is an easy item to replace if that's what is leaking. You may also need to open the radiator cap to properly fill the...
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Cooling
You may just have a cap that is leaking pressure. Coolant systems are designed to work under pressure, and if the coolant overflow bottle is leaking or the cap is not holding pressure, then it will release coolant. The most...
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Why is my 2003 Honda Accord overheating? Could this be the reason?
First we must differentiate between the radiator cap and the coolant overflow reservoir cap. Most coolant overflow reservoir's don't have rubber on their caps, for this reason am not sure if your are describing the reservoir cap or the radiator...
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Vibrations when I come to a stop
Hi and thanks for contacting YourMechanic. The last engine mount that was not replaced needs to be replaced. Even if it looks good, this doesn't mean that it is reliable. That will help with more of the vibrations. The...

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