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It may appear to be coming from the radiator. A leak is a leak, and it can cause serious prolems inside your engine. It could be a house, a gasket, the water pump, or you may have missed a radiator leak. Over heating can cause this too, and that presents other problems. Lastly, your radiator cap may be failing. That's a cheap first step. Don't let this go for long, keep fluid in your system at all times.

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Q: Why would the coolant go out of your radiator if it has no leaks?
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