|01-04.5 LB7 Duramax Powertrain Discussion of components that are directly involved in the power production and all that is needed to get and keep the truck moving . Engine , Transmission Ect|
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|10-31-2010, 01:01 PM||eBay Motors #1 (permalink)|
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COOLANT LEAK. help needed!!!
I have a 2001 Duramax thats leaking coolant somewhere on front of the drivers side part of the engine..there seems to be no signs that the water pump is bad..where else could it be coming from??
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|10-31-2010, 01:54 PM||eBay Motors #2 (permalink)|
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is it leaking between the head and block? could be a blown head gasket
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|10-31-2010, 04:18 PM||eBay Motors #3 (permalink)|
take a real close look at the waterpump.... Sometimes they dont leak very much. I have been through a few waterpumps.
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|10-31-2010, 05:30 PM||eBay Motors #5 (permalink)|
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turbo return line, or the pipe running from the crossover pipe to the return pipe just before the water pumpm dunno what its called....
2001 LB7 broken again. this time it's in the front yard.
|10-31-2010, 06:11 PM||eBay Motors #6 (permalink)|
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: Atlanta GA
Take a look at your thermostat housing. I have a leak there from the aluminum warping. Also look at the down pipes from the housing where they go into the block.
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|10-31-2010, 06:33 PM||eBay Motors #8 (permalink)|
Join Date: Jan 2010
Just did my water pump. It's not too bad
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|11-01-2010, 09:29 AM||eBay Motors #9 (permalink)|
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Brunswick Hills, OH
It's probably coming from the weep-hole on the bottom of the water pump housing. Time for a new one. They aren't too bad.
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