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Q: Radiator leaking

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My radiator is leaking.

A: With the radiator leaking, I would refrain ...

With the radiator leaking, I would refrain from driving the vehicle for fear of overheating the engine and causing further damage. Radiator leaks are a common issue caused by excess heat and pressure inside the radiator. I would recommend having a certified mechanic detect the coolant leak and make the needed repairs to have this issue resolved.

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