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I also need an answer to this question, but my floorboard does not get wet. Is it clogged or is it a bad heater core? It is most likely a bad heater-core if it is antifreeze.

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Q: Why does antifreeze leak from the fire wall when filling the reservoir -pours out of black rubber drain under heater core hoses?
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