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I have water running out the tailpipe of my jeep?

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βˆ™ 2008-08-16 20:05:58

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If you see water on start up, and it goes away this in only humidity in the exhaust system. There is no danger. If on the other hand, you continue to have water or white smoke all the time, have a pressure check on the radiator to check for leaks or blown gaskets.

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