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Old 18 Apr 2013, 09:21 pm
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my 2002 pt /no turbo eats antifreeze everyday or it overheats .i can go 50 miles no problem but then it starts to overheat .when i check anti freeze it is almost gone .where does it go .
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Old 18 Apr 2013, 10:02 pm
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If you can't see a leak, you probably have a cracked head gasket which lets the coolant into the combustion chamber where it's burned off.
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Old 18 Apr 2013, 11:15 pm
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have you checked your oil yet?

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