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Q: Ran over tire on interstate, checked underneath car and greenish liquid is dripping/pouring near bottom of radiator. Any advice?

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plastic piece near bottom of radiator is broke and liquid is coming out of what seems to be where it broke off. liquid is light greenish color. I also noticed the car was slowly starting to overheat before I turned off my vehicle

A: Hi there. Chances are, running over the tir...

Hi there. Chances are, running over the tire on the interstate has created a radiator problem for your vehicle. The light greenish fluid you are seeing, is most likely coolant/antifreeze.The broken plastic piece near the bottom of the radiator, probably means a radiator replacement is in order, since the vehicle is slowly starting to overheat. This problem needs to be repaired before driving, as overheating could result in catastrophic and expensive repairs. I recommend having your vehicle’s leak be diagnosed and repaired by a certified technician, such as one from YourMechanic.

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