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What Are The Different Types of Car Fluid Leaks?

What Are The Different Types of Car Fluid Leaks?

There are different types of fluids in your car engine, and each plays a specific role. Any of the fluids may leak, with varying repercussions on the engine's performance. It is essential that you determine what fluid is leaking from the color of the puddle. This helps you ascertain its type of damage to the car's engine. Here are some popular car fluid leaks and ways to identify them. Coolant The coolant color may range from pink to orange or bright green. The color variation depends on the brand of antifreeze used. New models in the market do not spill coolant. Therefore, a puddle of the coolant might point to a crack in the cooling system. You need to have leakage fixed fast to prevent the engine from overheating. Oil Oil is usually amber to black, depending on the period it has been in the engine. The darker the color, the longer it has been in the engine. Therefore, a black or amber puddle may point to a leak at the oil pan or gaskets ... read more

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